Indigenous Young Women: Speaking Our Truths, Building Our Strengths

Brittany Jones

Brittany Jones is an Anishinabe from Neyaashiinigmiing First Nation in South-western Ontario. Using traditional materials such as leather and porcupine quills, Brittany is an active jewellery maker and through this work has developed an interest in becoming an entrepreneur. Brittany is currently the National Youth Coordinator at the Native Women’s Association of Canada and is committed to the collective goal of NWAC to enhance, promote, and foster the social, economic, cultural and political well-being of First Nations and Métis women within First Nation, Métis and Canadian societies. She is particularly committed to the advancement of Aboriginal youth and strongly supports Aboriginal Entrepreneurs.