Kyra Hanninen

Staff Role:
Research and Communications Specialist

Kyra was born and raised in Yellowknife. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Victoria at Aurora College, and is a Registered Nurse. Kyra discovered her interest in research through her education and clinical experiences, where she worked with northerners accessing healthcare. She believes that research can address community needs to improve health and wellbeing.

Kyra is thrilled to support northern health and research within her role at Hotıì ts’eeda.

Connect with Kyra by email at or phone: (867) 920-5517 ext. 1109