Chris (Syeta’xtn) Lewis


Squamish Nation councillor serves on SFU board

December 24, 2015

In December 2014 Chris (Syeta’xtn) Lewis, of the Squamish Nation was appointed by Order-in-Council to the SFU Board of Governors.

An elected councillor for the Squamish Nation, he is one of the nation’s two official spokespersons for Chief and Council.

He focuses on intergovernmental affairs, governance, education and fisheries. He also serves as a board member of the First Nations Employment Society and the Coho Society of the North Shore.

An SFU alumnus, he holds a BA in geography and First Nations Studies. 

His BOG appointment has been extended, and will end in December 2018.

This story also appears in the December 2015 issue of SFU News, Aboriginal Edition