Joleen Mitton comes from the Sawridge Band and was born in Vancouver, BC on August 28, 1983. Joleen’s passion for sport, art, fashion and design and social justice has lead her to focus on producing Aboriginal fashion shows and basketball tournaments across the city. Joleen has succeeded in raising awareness for local Indigenous fashion and the Native basketball community by hosting these events. She recognizes art and sport have a massive power in transforming and connecting people to their communities. She is dedicated to improving the lives of people in her community, working intimately with a number of local non-profits putting her PR, marketing, social media and producing skills to good use.