Speaking

Jessie Sutherland is available for keynotes, panel discussions and presentations. Choose an existing presentation or have one customized to your specific requirements. If you are looking for a unique and energized event with potential for interactive learning and engagement—Jessie’s your gal!

Below are samples of previous engagements.

  • Wildly Exciting Public Engagement, Delbrook Community Association
  • Reflections on Fostering a Sense of Belonging with Newcomer Communities” for Community Living Ideas Series hosted by Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship
  • Gender and Culturally relevant approaches to reconciliation national Aboriginal Advisory Council
  • Aboriginal – Newcomer roundtable presenter at Metropolis conference
  • Speaker at Gender and Culturally relevant approaches to reconciliation national aboriginal advisory group
  • Seniors Food Forum, Keynote, Douglas College
  • Impact session presentation, United Way of the Lower Mainland
  • Friends of Social Policy, HRSDC, Finding Home presentation
  • Fostering a Restorative Worldview conference, Keynote, Lethbridge
  • Aboriginal Reconciliation Series, Keynote, Douglas College
  • Community Capacity Building Course regarding Community Asset Mapping
  • Peace, Restorative Justice and Human Rights Conference, opening panel presentation, Regina
  • Justice Institute, Don’t Bite Your Tongue: New Authors, New Strategies to Manage and Resolve Conflict, 2 panels
  • Simon Fraser University, Wosk Centre for Dialogue, Finding Home: Belonging, Connection and Community, convener and presenter
  • Initiatives of Change, Annual General Meeting, Richmond
  • World Urban Forum, Vancouver
  • International Peace Research Association, Calgary
  • Keynote at Quaker Western Half Yearly Gathering
  • Galiano Islawend Bookstore talk and book signing
  • Keynote at Ferndale Institution
  • International Human Rights Training Program Panelist, Montreal
  • Public Conversations Learning Circle Institute for Management and Community Development, Concordia University
  • Motivational Speaker for French Immersion Middle School Students, Colwood
  • National Day of Healing and Reconciliation, Victoria
  • “The Wars at Home, The Wars Abroad: Imperialism in Everyday Life” University of Victoria conference.
  • Indian Residential Schools Resolution Canada Aboriginal Working Caucus
  • Legacy of Hope, Aboriginal Healing Foundation
  • National Day of Healing and Reconciliation, Esquimalt Bighouse
  • Pilgrimage Towards Right Relationships, Parksville
  • Healing and Reconciliation Panel Member, Queenswood, Victoria
  • Agenda For Reconciliation annual international conference, Switzerland
  • Presenter on panel “Nonviolent Alternatives for Human Security”
  • Seminar on Justice, Reconciliation and Peacebuilding, University of Victoria