Team

Our team is made up of the board of directors, staff and stewardship advisors from each community.

Board of Directors

  • Earl Newman (Heiltsuk Nation)
  • Doug Neasloss (Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation)
  • Blair Mack (Nuxalk Nation)
  • Danielle Shaw (Wuikinuxv Nation)

Team

  • Megan Adams
  • Tristan Blaine
  • Rich Chapple
  • Alejandro Frid
  • Cindy Hanuse
  • Taylor Mason
  • Geneviève Reynolds
  • Gord McGee
  • Madeleine McGreer
  • Jane Posner
  • Vicki Sahanatien
  • Jean-Phillip Sargeant
  • Charlotte Whitney
  • Kyle Wilson

Central Coast Nations Stewardship Staff

Heiltsuk Nation

Kelly Brown – Stewardship Director, Heiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department

Diana Chan – Natural Resource Manager, Heiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department

William Housty – Board Chair, Heiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department

Mike Reid – Aquatics Manager, Heiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department

Soizic LeSaout – Assistant Aquatics Manager, Heiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department

Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation

Doug Neasloss – Chief Councilor, Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation

Ken Cripps – Marine Planning & Fisheries Advisor, Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation

Evan Loveless – Stewardship Advisor, Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation

Santana Edgar – Community Marine Use Coordinator, Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation

Christina Service – Wildlife Biologist & Science Coordinator, Kitasoo Xai’xais Nation

Nuxalk Nation

Bernie Elkins – Stewardship Director, Nuxalk Nation

Sam Pascoe – Marine Manager, Nuxalk Nation 

Jason Moody – Fisheries and Wildlife Program Manager, Nuxalk Nation

Ernie Tallio – Guardian Watchmen Manager, Nuxalk Nation

Wuikinuxv Nation

Andra Forney – Stewardship Director, Wuikinuxv Nation

Jason Slade – Fisheries Manager, Wuikinuxv Stewardship Office

Lena Collins – Shipping and Marine Response Coordinator