Violet Doolittle was born at Sucker Creek, near Tulita, NT and raised here until the age of sixteen. A Sahtu beneficiary, she resides and works in Inuvik, NT where she has been for the past 28 years. She holds diplomas in Social Work and Addiction Studies and currently works as a Residential School Counsellor. Violet has gladly given 20 years of service to the social field because she cares and enjoys helping people in need. She is also fluent in the North Slavey language.
Violet is married and has five children who are all grown and on their own. Her hobbies range from hunting, being out on the land, to traditional native crafts.