Dana Hutchings is currently Chief Operating Officer at Power To Be, a non-profit social enterprise focused on ensuring everyone can overcome their barriers through experiences in nature. Dana is values-based and believes in the fundamental importance of diversity, equity and inclusion. Her leadership success has always been underpinned by authentically connecting people through their stories and experiences. Dana leads with positivity first and her philosophy is simple: foster a strong culture at work to drive success.
Prior to joining Power To Be, Dana had a distinguished career in broadcast journalism holding both field and leadership roles. She is a Jack Webster Foundation award winner and a Social Media Award for Excellence in Engagement winner as a result of her work in this industry. Dana is a proud British Columbian with family roots dating back five generations. She believes deeply in the benefits delivered by giving back to the community. She also actively advises other charitable organizations and business leaders.