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Appreciate & Acknowledge the Women's Role: Keepers of the Land (Women Only)

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Millcroft Inn, 55 John St, Alton, ON L7K 0C4

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This is a joint event between Women in Renewable Energy and Indigenous Clean Energy 20/20 Catalyst

An Anishnabe kwe from Matachewan First Nation, Tanya Hutchings brings over 15 years of experience to her role as Senior Project Coordinator at Savanta Inc. Tanya compliments her traditional knowledge with a strong understanding of all aspects of Indigenous Project Management through meaningful community engagement. Tanya works collaboratively with government agencies ensuring traditional views are respected and balance is achieved.

Tanya is passionate about Indigenous projects that are inclusive to capacity building and resource management.

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Julia Cushing is a Senior Environmental Planner at Savanta Inc. with over 10 years of experience conducting Environmental Assessments (EAs) in Ontario. Through this experience, she has gained extensive knowledge of environmental permitting, in particular as it relates to renewable energy projects. Julia is currently the Project Manager for the Environmental Commissioner's role in the Henvey Inlet Wind Energy Project, a 300 MW wind energy project being constructed on Henvey lnlet First Nation (HIFN) lands, approximately 90 km north of Parry Sound. The role of the Environmental Commissioner is to oversee and enforce permits that are issued to companies working on HIFN lands with the goal of ensuring environmental protection.

Julia has a Bachelor of Environmental Studies and a Diploma in Environmental Assessment from the University of Waterloo. She is also a volunteer with Women in Renewable Energy, acting as a member of the Advisory Committee and lead of the Networking Subcommittee.

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