Staff and Advisors

Lynn White, Executive Director
Lynn White - Laniam Vath Gah - Raven Clan- Gitxaala Nation
Lynn has been involved with Urban Spirit Foundation since its inception in 2007 when she worked in the role of Director of Finance. In 2019 she moved into the role of Executive Director.

With a background in Finance, Lynn has worked in Indigenous communities for 25 years and found a passion in working with the Urban Indigenous community by providing training and employment opportunities through ACCESS. Lynn started with ACCESS in 2006 and is now serves as President and CEO.

"Urban Spirit and ACCESS work hand in hand to provide supports and services to help overcome the barriers that our Indigenous people face on their journey to successful careers."

Other Staff
Kristen Wealick, Director of Development
Elaine Clare, Development Officer
Sherri Sinclair, Director of Finance

Richard Bridge, Legal Counsel
is based in Middleton, in Nova Scotia's Annapolis Valley. He was called to the British Columbia Bar in 1991 and the Nova Scotia Bar in 2006, after he and his family relocated from Vancouver Island. Richard is a sole practitioner and considered a national expert in charity and non-profit Law, co-operatives and public sector organizations and issues.