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.

SFN Election Code Handbook
SFN Election Regulations with Proposed Amendments

May 4, 2017 SFN Membership Information Meeting Minutes

June 1, 2017 6:00pm-7:00 Membership Information Meeting (Dinner served @ 5:00pm)

June 15, 2017 9:00am-7:00pm Election Code Referendum @ 2788 Sumas Mountain Rd SFN Admin Building
Secret Ballot,

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

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

Administration: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Councillor Tuttle

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

Culture: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Bird

Economic Development: Chief Silver, Councillor Bird, Councillor Ned, Councillor Tuttle

Education: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Councillor Tuttle

Elders: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

Environment: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

Finance: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Councillor Tuttle

Forestry: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

Fisheries: 1) Councillor Ned 2) Chief Silver

Health: 1) Councillor Bird 2) Chief Silver

Housing: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

Intergovernment Relations: 1) Chief Silver 2) Councillor Ned

Lands: 1) Councillor Ned 2) Chief Silver

Membership & Elections: 1) Councillor Ned 2) Councillor Bird

Social Assistance: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

Taxation: 1) Councillor Ned 2) Chief Silver

Youth: 1) Councillor Tuttle 2) Councillor Bird

 

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