Lisa is the founder and creator of the Nation2Nation Forums. She is an aboriginal consultant, community builder and workshop facilitator recognized as a young and upcoming voice and connector in the First Nation Community in BC.
Lisa is passionate about building long-term relationships With First Nation leaders, government officials, industry, and to share their perspectives on economic development. She is known for her ability to bring together First Nations, private industry and government so they can have meaningful and respectful conversations. Her focus is always on connecting people and being a bridge between First Nations, private industry and government. She works hard to bring the right stakeholders to the conversation. Based in Terrace she has a team of associates throughout British Columbia, who assist her on projects.
Driven by her passion to see First Nations more involved in business, the provincial and national economy She felt compelled to create a platform for First Nations leaders to share their perspectives on economic development and major projects.
Since then Lisa has held successful Nation2Nation Forums in Vancouver (March 2017) and Victoria (October 2017) and the Third Annual Forum in Terrace (November 2017) as well as other luncheons and roundtables. The inaugural Nation2Nation Forum was held in Terrace in November 2015 and was an outstanding success.
Lisa was born in Bella Coola, BC and raised in the Cariboo-Chilcotin, she’s the youngest of 7 siblings. Her mother is from Tl’etinqox First Nation (west of Williams Lake) and her father from Lower Sillisia (German).
Lisa is also a committed community volunteer and has spent over 10+ years serving as a Rotary member, sitting on the Rotary Youth Leadership Academy Committee, and Chair of North Coast Women in Business.
Lisa worked in the private sector for more than 10 years in a variety of positions including office administration, customer service and as a mortgage consultant for Manulife Bank of Canada before becoming an aboriginal consultant and workshop facilitator.
First Nations Liaison
Build and maintain respectful relationships between First Nation leaders, industry and communities
Manage community, regional and provincial outreach and engagement projects.
First Nations Business Development
Connect and match First Nation communities with economic development opportunities.
Servicing BC Aboriginals
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We are located in Terrace, BC and service the entire Skeena-Northwest of British Columbia. And look forward to hearing from you.
We are also open for the conversation of joint ventures, partnerships and revenue sharing projects.