Speaker Shannon Baker

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Shannon Baker

Producer, Actor & Creator

Shannon is an Indigenous creative (Dakelh Dene) who has developed an incredible digital platform. She was one of the first 'Indigenous influencers' to showcase her culture in social media. She has a combined audience of 1.5 million engaged fans across channels like: Instagram, TikTok, Twitch, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube. She's a multi-faceted artist,  producer, and actor. She is developing a reputation as a community leader who is inspiring the next generation of youth to follow their dreams, take up space and raise their voices. In 2022, she co-founded the Neechi Clan, an Indigenous team that uses streaming as a tool for healing, connecting, expressing culture and having fun. She is a thought-leader in digital spaces. She sees an overwhelming need for inclusive and safe environments that promote excellence for Indigenous people and women.

Speaking on: Master Class: Snapchat’s Reclaim(ed)

At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures


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