Government – Sumas First Nation

First Nations maskSumas First Nation has four elected officials who were elected in April 2013. Chief and Council have a term of three years, the next Election being April 2016.

Chief Dalton Silver

Terms in Office
Re-Elected Chief: 2016 – 2019
Re-Elected Chief: 2013 – 2016
Re-Elected Chief: 2010 – 2013
Re-Elected Chief: 2007 – 2010
Elected Chief: 2004 – 2007

Re-Elected Councillor: 2001 – 2004
Re-Elected Councillor: 1998 – 2001
Re-Elected Councillor: 1996 – 1998
Re-Elected Councillor: 1994 – 1996
Elected Councillor: 1992 – 1994

Councillor Jackie Bird

Terms in Office
Re-Elected Councillor: 2016 – 2019
Re-Elected Councillor: 2012 – 2016
Re-Elected Councillor: 2010 – 2013
Re-Elected Councillor: 2007 – 2010
Re-Elected Councillor: 2004 – 2007
Re-Elected Councillor: 2001 – 2004
Re-Elected Councillor: 1998 – 2001

Councillor Murray Ned

Terms in Office
Re-Elected Councillor: 2016 – 2019
Re-Elected Councillor: 2013 – 2016
Re-Elected Councillor: 2010 – 2013
Re-Elected Councillor: 2007 – 2010
Re-Elected Councillor: 2004 – 2007
Re-Elected Councillor: 1996 – 1998
Re-Elected Councillor: 1994 – 1996
Elected Councillor: 1992 – 1994

Councillor Clint Tuttle

Terms in Office
Re-Elected Councillor: 2016 – 2019
Re-Elected Councillor: 2013 – 2016
Re-Elected Councillor: 2010 – 2013
Elected Councillor: 2007 – 2010

Governance

Sumas First Nation Chief & Council Portfolios 2013-2016

Finance & Administration: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Councillor Tuttle

Fishing: 1) Councillor Ned 2) Chief Silver

Aboriginal Rights & Title: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

Housing: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

Education: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Councillor Tuttle

Social Assistance: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

Health: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Chief Silver

Child & Family Services: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Chief Silver

Cultural: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Bird

Lands & Taxation: 1) Councillor Ned 2) Chief Silver

Economic Development: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned 3) Councillor Bird 4) Councillor Tuttle

Membership/Election Code: 1) Councillor Ned 2) Councillor Bird

Youth: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

Elders: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

Intergovernmental Relations: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

Environment: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

Forestry: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

Aboriginal Rights & Title: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

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