Headshot of Nature United's Communications Manager, Pamela Vernaus
Pamela Vernaus Headshot of Nature United's Communications Manager, Pamela Vernaus © Nature United

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Pamela Vernaus

Communications Manager

Canada

Biography

Pamela is a proud Métis from the Red River Settlement in Manitoba. She has worked throughout the country in a wide variety of communication and engagement capacities. In addition to working for the Royal Alberta Museum, Pamela assisted in the Canadian Museum for Human Rights' consultation with First Nations across all of Turtle Island. She traveled nationwide with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, gathering testimony from both living and intergenerational survivors of the residential school system. In 2016, she joined Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, finding her place in the communications department. During her time at APTN, Pamela also worked with the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls, once again gathering testimony from survivors and the families and loved ones of the missing and murdered. Pamela graduated from the Creative Communications program at Red River College, majoring in Media Production and creating several award-winning documentaries and short films along the way. She lives in Winnipeg where she enjoys gardening, cooking, reading and skating the frozen rivers in the cold winters.

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