Solutions can never be developed in isolation. Working with others and across disciplines ensures creative ideas and diverse voices are heard.
Lynn Hutton is part of the Wolf Clan of the Trʼondëk Hwëchʼin in Dawson City, Yukon. As a voice and advocate of Indigenous business and growth, Lynn has spent the past 10+ years assisting organizations across the North to further their development in both business and public awareness. Her passion for giving back gave opportunity to volunteer as the President of a not-for-profit organization which she helped build from the ground up, while simultaneously holding the position of President & CEO of her First Nation’s Development Corporation. Lynn has worked with NGOs, Federal/Territorial Governments, Indigenous Trusts/Groups, as well as resource and private sectors, providing a unique understanding of the needs of the clients of these complex portfolios and the outcomes expected in creating lasting growth for generations to come. Prior to her work with First Nations, Lynn spent many years in private sector business as a change specialist in operational, financial and risk management and more than 10 years’ experience in construction management, HR, marketing and public relations. As a key driver to success, Lynn also believes in empowering and mentoring the next generation of women in business.