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Board of Directors

Patrick Dinsdale
Board Chair Dinsdale, Patrick
An Indigenous Banking Specialist, Patrick is passionate about helping encourage and grow Indigenous participation in the economy. With a varied bac...
Jason Smith
Treasurer Smith, Jay, Mr.
Jay (Jason) Smith is from Muskoday First Nation, Saskatchewan.  Jay attained an undergrad in Criminology and Justice from University of Saskatchewa...
Brock Roe
Roe, Brock, Lawyer
Brock Roe is Nehiyaw (Cree) and a member of the Bigstone Cree Nation, and is a lawyer with JFK Law Corporation and advises First Nations across Wes...
Trista Pewapisconias
Vice Chair Co-operatives First, Indigenous Relations Lead
Trista is the Indigenous Relations Lead for Co-operatives First and is a member of the Little Pine First Nation in Saskatchewan. Trista received he...
Roger Grona
Past Chair Firebird Business Consulting Ltd., Founder & CEO
Roger is very proud of his Metis heritage. His ancestry is traced back to the 1700’s in the Red River Settlement. He is an Entrepreneur, Business...
Ashley Charles
Prince Albert Regional Economic Development Alliance (PAREDA), CEO
Ashley is a well known advocate for creating economic development opportunities and serves as the new CEO for PAREDA (Prince Albert Regional Econom...
Sarah Gennrich
Sarah joined our Board in early 2021. She is in a Leadership role at RBC, and throughout her career has made many connections in the Business Com...