Heidi Brown is a mapper and data manager with over twenty-five years’ experience working at the community level. The primary focus of her work has been research related to aboriginal rights and title, and providing technical support for litigation, referrals, assertion strategies, land use planning, and project management. She is involved in a variety of community-based initiatives, including; First Nation heritage management, the collection of oral traditions, organization and analysis of archaeological and ethnographic data, and the synthesizing of these data sets into a comprehensive representation of indigenous land use and occupancy. Heidi has a special interest in training and mentoring of youth. Her formal education includes a Bachelor of Arts in history, graduate work in Library Science, and a technical diploma in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). She currently lives in northern British Columbia.
Research Associate since 2013.