Bryany Denning
Executive Director
Yellowknife Women’s Society
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories


Bryany (Bree) M.Sc., M.S.W is the Executive Director of the Yellowknife Women’s Society, an organization that operates programs and services for marginalized women and their families, including a housing first program, a street outreach service, and a twenty-four bedroom supported and second-stage living facility. Her professional focus is on finding culturally safe and sustainable solutions to address homelessness and poverty. She enjoys running and travel and is always looking for opportunities to combine the two.