Speakers

Jackson Dionne

Executive Director

Indigenous Wellness & Training Society

Darwin Hanna

Partner

Callison & Hanna Indigenous Advocates

Gary Muuren

Gary Muuren

Executive Vice President, Human Resources

Nch’kay Development Corporation

Gary Muuren is a career Human Resources Executive with more than 20 years of experience in all facets of Human Resources Management. He started his career in the rail industry facilitating organization design and development, change management and leadership and executive training. “Future Developed Management” and “Woman in Rail”

Gary headed up the Kal Tire Human Resources division before joining Baptist Housing as Vice President, HR integrating a major acquisition. He then joined Paper Excellence and JJM Construction. Heading their HR divisions before joining Nch’kay. Gary chaired several CPHR BC and Yukon roundtables and committees.

Gary enjoys setting up HR divisions in large organizations and developing systems and processes. He also has a passion for organization development and employee training and development. He has implemented several leadership and other training programs and large learning management systems. He also negotiated several collective agreements.

Gary is a Chartered Professional in HR. He received a Bachelor in Industry Psychology, an Honors Degree in HR Development from the University of Johannesburg and an MBA from Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC.

Jeff Robert

Jeff Robert

Human Resources Advisor

Independent First Nations