Annie Brass, CEO and Founder, Brass Enterprise 2005 - Present. Hailing from Kawacatoose First Nation in Saskatchewan, Annie celebrates over 30 years experience in public relations and community development. Having worked with First Nations communities throughout Canada as a front line worker and addictions specialist Annie recognizes the need for indigenous growth and expansion. In 2019 Annie was the recipient of the Governor Generals intangible cultural heritage award for her participation in the Kronau museum history minutes, a video diary documenting first nations oral history of powwow. Ms. Brass is a firm believer in First Nation self determination and financial independence. Whether it’s enjoying one of her dynamic comedy routines, informative workshop or developing business strategies Annie has always maintained a positive & thoughtful outlook on life. Growing up in The Key Anishinabek First Nation, Annie is re-learning her mother language, and believes that we can never stop learning or experiencing new things. The old adage of you will never know until you try has kept Annie busy for the past few decades, and will likely keep her busy in the future!