Mr. Christopher Lewis,
Board Chair

Chris (Syeta'xtn) Lewis is currently an Elected Councillor for the Squamish Nation serving his third consecutive four year term with the following portfolios: Intergovernmental Affairs, Education, Employment and training, Planning and Capital Projects and Governance. Chris is also a Board member of the MST Employment and Training Society, Nch’kaỷ Development Corporation and the Coho Society of the North Shore.

Previously, Chris worked for many years at the national and provincial levels for the BC Assembly of First Nations focusing on First Nations advocacy and policy.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts (Geography/First Nations Studies) from Simon Fraser University.

In the place where innovative education, cutting-edge research and community outreach intersect, you'll find Simon Fraser University. Our vision? To be Canada's leading engaged university.

Born in 1965, SFU has become Canada's leading comprehensive university with vibrant campuses in British Columbia's largest municipalities — VancouverBurnaby and Surrey — and deep roots in partner communities throughout the province and around the world.