communications & marketing

Lauren Dean



My Story

I am a Métis woman working exclusively with Indigenous organizations, businesses, and Nations. I help my clients foster their ideas and craft their messages in ways that align with their cultural values while accomplishing their goals. I am passionate about Indigenous rights, empowering people, and connection.

Recent Experience

owner, lauren dean consulting

EST. 2014 

Providing digital marketing, business development, administrative, and communications consultation, coaching, and services since 2014. Exclusively serving Indigenous businesses, organizations, and Nations on Vancouver Island since 2019.

Ha’oom Fisheries Society

2020 – Present

Create articles, newsletters, publications, and other media to profile Ha’oom Fisheries Society (HFS). Implement communications and outreach strategies. Maintain, update, and administer the HFS websites and social media profiles. Assist the HFS team with drafting, editing, and finalizing reports and written materials. Attend and present at community meetings and create dialogue with Nation members. 

I-Hos Gallery

2020 – Present

Provide marketing and communications consultation and services for the team at I-Hos Gallery. Work collaboratively to create and implement an integrated marketing and communications plan that reflects the realities of today’s online landscape. Coach the marketing staff to use best practices for their Shopify e-commerce website, various social media platforms, and Mailchimp e-mail marketing program while providing them feedback and support.


Royal Roads University


Academic Writing and Critical Thinking
Final grade: 91% – A+

North Island College

Bachelor of Business Administration

Developed industry-relevant skills to succeed in management-level positions in private and public sector organizations.

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