Pinay previously served on the Sask Sport Board from 2011-14 and is currently a member of the Indigenous Sport Leadership Council. She has also served on the board for the Saskatchewan Soccer Association and Saskatchewan Volleyball Association. She competed in volleyball at the North American Indigenous Games (NAIG) in 1993, 1995, 2002 and 2006. Pinay, who has degrees in physical education, education and a Master of Business Administration, has coached club volleyball, basketball, badminton and track in Alberta and Saskatchewan.
She also served as a coach for Team Saskatchewan at the 2008 NAIG. Pinay is from the Sakimay First Nation and she works as a Superintendent of First Nations and Métis Education.