Shamentsut - Amanda Nahanee
Amanda Nahanee offers cultural advising including: facilitating Aboriginal engagement; corporate Aboriginal training for tourism, education, relationship building and cross- cultural relationships; and acting as a liaison for Aboriginal business.
Our services include: major event planning, coordination, marketing and social media marketing, presentations workshop, and event facilitation.
Amanda Nahanee works as a history educator, and engages in curriculum development, research, analysis, and reporting. As a Performing artist she is an actor, model, First Nations storyteller, First Nations singer, and dancer.
2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremonies, Squamish Speaker Welcomed the world to Vancouver on behalf of the Squamish Nation • Squamish Nation Cultural Diplomat • Administrator and Instructor of Provincial Aboriginal Training Programs • Workshop Facilitator • Cultural Consultant for events, projects and programs • Resource for Aboriginal Youth and Talent Engagement • Has background knowledge of, and interest in, the music industry and Music BC • Cultural Presenter Chinook SongCatchers, Spakwus Slulem, First Nations Artists Ensemble
Youth Representative BoD– Indigenous Performing Arts Alliance Workshop facilitator
-Tourism Industry Pathways/ Go2BC
-The Effects of Colonialism in America (SFU)
-The Importance of Potlatching the North West Coast (Institute of Tourism -Significance of Storytelling (Minerva Foundation, BC Hydro BoD)
-Trailblazers Train the Trainer (ATBC)
-Performance Trainer (Native Youth Artist Collective)
President BoD-Knowledgeable Aboriginal Youth Association 2005 Cultural Coordinator
-International Indigenous Youth Conference
Youth Advisory Council-Redwaybc.ca Native Youth Website Steering Committee
-Trout Lake Aboriginal day celebration
I have volunteered innumerable hours of community service for youth/community outreach at events, fundraisers, community feasts, gatherings, and ceremonies.
Mayor’s Art Award 2012
Community Engagement: Emerging Artist
Education and Training
Native Education College
Aboriginal Tourism Operators 2012