21 Nov Heather Swan – Indigenous and Community Engagement
Heather Swan (MCIP, RPP, PEng, PMP) is settler of Irish, German and English descent. She works for Indigenous and Community Engagement (ICE), a 100% Indigenous-owned firm. She is a highly trusted and compassionate professional with nearly 25 years of experience, who has decided the last 15+ years to being an ally and accomplice to Indigenous Peoples. Her unique dual training and experience in planning and engineering enables an appreciation of varied viewpoints and consensus building, working tactfully and effectively with multiple and diverse individuals and organizations. Heather has worked on projects across Canada from coast to coast to coast working with and for Indigenous Nations and communities, Federal and Provincial governments, municipalities, and industry. She has recognized analytical skills and creative approaches to identifying innovative and effective strategic planning for complex business and project needs.