TAKING A SEAT AT THE ECONOMIC TABLE | INDIGENOMICS BY DESIGN 2021 SPEAKERS
REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT, INDIGENOUS WEALTH, RBC ROYAL TRUST
As a Regional Vice-President on the Indigenous Wealth team located
in Calgary, Alberta, Brittanee manages a variety of relationships with
Indigenous clients throughout British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan.
She is responsible for the administration of a wide range of Indigenous
Trusts, including providing ongoing reporting, training and support to clients
at the community level.
Brittanee graduated from the University of Calgary in 2006 with a Bachelor
of Arts in International Indigenous Studies. In 2011, she obtained a Bachelor
of Law degree from the University of Calgary, which included a placement at
the UBC First Nation Legal Clinic operating out of the Vancouver Downtown
Eastside, serving the marginalized Indigenous population in the area. She
is a member of the Law Society, and of the Society of Trust and Estate
Brittanee is a former international athlete representing Canada in the
sport of freestyle wrestling. Her achievements include being a 2014
Commonwealth Games Silver Medalist, a World Championship Medalist,
World SportAccord Champion, and World University Champion, and a
two-time Olympic Alternate for Canada. Brittanee has proudly represented
Canada around the globe for over 10 years, including attending the 2008
Beijing Games as a training partner for Team Canada. As a University of
Calgary Varsity Athlete, Brittanee was a National Champion, and was named
the University of Calgary Female Athlete of the year in 2006.
Raised in the small remote community of Watson Lake, Yukon, Brittanee is a
member of the Wolf Clan of the Kaska Dena Nation (Liard First Nation). She
serves as a volunteer board member for the Dena Kayeh Institute, and for
the National Aboriginal Trust Officers Association (NATOA).