The speaker of Bryn Shander is a young woman who has fought against prejudice to become the most capable leader the town has seen in many years.
- Daughter of a trader from Waterdeep who settled in Bryn Shander after a falling in love.
- Sharp-tongued; she's not hot-tempered
- Despite age and sex, she has led the council as ably as any other speaker
- Sparkling gray eyes, slight frame gives a girish air. Dresses in shirtsleeves and trousers, vest/coat in latest fashion
- Strong leader with a clear vision for the future
- Skilled at negotiation; she listens carefully, clarifies what she hears, and finds common ground
- When she gets angry she really cuts loose
- Her duty to the people of Ten-Towns
- 25 - Speaks to Vaelish Gant, a friendly merchant from Waterdeep and trusts him.
- 23 - Call for election for a new Speaker. Duvessa Shane schedules it for the end of the month, on Highharvesttide
- - Slim and friends capture Duvessa before her appearance, due to this she loses her seat speaker.