Lana uses her voice, and a powerful tool called storytelling, to create value in product development and business strategy. Her career has taken her from journalism to communications and marketing to product and program management, allowing her to build expertise in technology, digital communications, leadership, innovation, change and knowledge management and writing. She has worked in industries like technology, financial services, pharmaceuticals, post-secondary and nonprofit. One of her passions is gender equality. She created @ParityBOT in 2019 after co-founding and chairing ParityYEG in 2018, and chairing the Alberta North chapter of Equal Voice in 2017. She was named a Top 40 Under 40 in 2018 by Avenue Edmonton.
Lana has a Master of Journalism from Carleton University and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Alberta. She loves to travel and sing, too.
You can contact her at lanacuthbertson [at] gmail dot com.