Amanda is from the Heiltsuk, Nuxalk, and Squamish Nations. She serves the people of the Downtown Eastside Vancouver through her work with Lookout Housing Society as a Medical Shelter Resource Worker. As well as she is a Community Research Associate with the SHAWNA project. Past experience includes work with YouthCO: Elders Teach-Youth Reach, movie projects on the importance of land acknowledgements, Webinars, and presentations.