President, Industry Council for Aboriginal Business (ICAB)
AME’s The Gathering Place
Lana Eagle is an Indigenous relations strategist and a Social Innovator advising companies on how to better engage and work with Indigenous communities and to find a pathway forward through a Reconciliation framework. Her background is in banking, economic development, wealth management and mineral exploration. Lana was a “pioneer” for Aboriginal women in being one of the first to Chair a junior mineral exploration company. She is also an avid volunteer. Lana serves as Chair of the Aboriginal Relations Committee for the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC). She is a Program Advisory Committee Member for Mining and Mineral Exploration at BCIT and a member of the Canadian Institute of Mining Diversity and Inclusion Program Advisory Committee. As well she sits on the Advisory Board of SEF Canada, that focuses on community entrepreneurial development in the extractive sector. Originally from Saskatchewan, Lana is a member of the Whitecap Dakota Nation.