About the Indigenous Applicant Advisor

Amanda is Métis and a grateful visitor on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen speaking peoples (the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations). Amanda has over ten years of experience in the BC Public Service including working as the Program Administrator for the Aboriginal Youth Internship Program (AYIP)—now the Indigenous Youth Internship Program (IYIP).

She's been a Hiring Advisor, supporting hiring managers in filling vacancies across the BCPS. She's also worked as a Recruitment Practice Advisor, conducting deputy minister internal inquiries in response to the Public Service Act legislation. Amanda is driven towards a public service with greater inclusion of Indigenous people. Amanda holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Vancouver Island University.