Justin Jimmy is Indigenous with Cree heritage from Treaty 6 territory
and home community of Onion Lake Cree Nation. He holds a Bachelor
of Management from the University of Lethbridge and is a CPA
candidate. Justin is currently Economic Development Manager for Taza
Development Corp, a division of Canderel, based out of his home office
in Calgary and Treaty 7 territory and Metis Nation 3 region. Prior to this
Justin has worked in financial management in roles of controllership,
capacity building and technical accounting with organizations such as
the First Nations Financial Management Board, First Nation
Governments including Tsuut’ina Nation, and Public Corporations
including Husky (Cenovus) Energy.
Justin is passionate about serving the Indigenous community in terms of building robust
financial stewardship, growing economic development, striving towards building fully inclusive
transparent communities, and assisting organizations and communities improve their
understanding of the Indigenous community.