Brenda Thomas

Associate/Capital Specialist

Ms. Thomas has extensive project management experience in Housing, Renovations & Capital Infrastructure (both Civil and Structural). She also has expertise in budget forecasting and project financial management.

Education


1992 - 1993 College of New Caledonia
Business Management Program - Accounting 105

1989 - 1990 College of New Caledonia
University Transfer Program - Completed 2nd Year Criminology/Sociology

1985 - 1986 College of New Caledonia
Clerk Typist / Word Processor

1984 - 1985 College of New Caledonia
University Transfer Program - Completed 1st Year Studies

Experience


2007 - Present
Associate - Ganhada Group
Currently working with Skin Tyee & Nee-Tahi-Buhn in general mgmt as well as Capital advisory with Lhoosk'uz, Lhtako & Toosey Nations

2005 - 2007
Capital/Housing/Lands Administrator
Nakazdli First Nation - Ft St James, BC

1994 - 2005
Housing / Capital/Public Works Manager
Saik'uz First Nation - Vanderhoof, BC
Managed funding applications and subsequent construction of 44 new dwellings, Saik'uz Elementary School, Saik'uz ay Care Ctr, Saik'uz Health Ctr, three subdivisions, water & sewer upgrades & numerous renovation projects

1990 - 1992
Secretary/Bookkeeper, United Native Nations - Prince George, BC

1989 - 1990 Membership Clerk, United Native Nations - Prince George, BC

Professional References


Mr. Rodney Teed Councillor - Vanderhoof, BC (250) 567-9293
Ms. Connie Joe Finance Manager - Merritt, BC (250) 350-3230
Ms. Mabel Louie Chief Councillor - Stellat'en, BC (250) 699-8747