Indigenous Peoples
Engagement Committee

This Committee will commission policies and procedures that acknowledge, respect and engage those Tribes and First Nations with rights, title and traditional knowledge and interests in the territory included in the Commission’s mandate. It will ensure that FN/T involvement and interests are recognized and respected by the Commission through all aspects of its mandated work.

First Nations & Tribes

  • Upper Skagit Indian Tribe
  • Sauk-Suiattle Tribe
  • Swinomish Indian Tribal Council
  • Sto:lo Nation
  • Nlaka’pamux Nation Tribal Council
  • Nicola Tribal Association
  • Okanagan Nation Alliance

Current Committee Members

  • Shannon Bentley (Chair)
  • Peter Chapman
  • Dennis McLerran
  • Bob Chamberlain
  • Amy Trainer
  • Rudy Kehler (staff support)