Audrey Heath

Acting Positions: Chair & Social Media Coordinator
Nation: Gitxsan and various European descent
Studies: Communications and Indigenous Studies Double Major
Favourite Food: Fish and Chips
Best Teaching from an Elder: It is important to honour and be thankful for the land that we live on.

Kali Stierle

Positions: Treasurer & Events Coordinator
Nation: Peepeekisis Cree Nation and mixed settler
Studies: Bachelors of Business Administration and Minor in Indigenous Studies
Favourite Food: Chocolate 🍫
Best Teaching from an Elder: Be grateful for your elders. Give the people you love your full attention. They won’t be around forever but you have them today.

Keianna James

Position: SFSS Council Representative
Okanagan Shuswap and Stl’atl’imx
Indigenous Studies

Erik Mohns

Position: Graduate Student Representative
Nation: Hupačasath
Studies: MSc
Favourite Food: Tacos
Best Teaching from an Elder: Always embrace your inner child because you should have fun and smile each and every day. It’s ok to make mistakes.  I’m 80 and still make mistakes every day. The important thing is to learn.

Lindsay Clifton

Position: Indigenous University and Academic Affairs
Nation: Tsimshian
Studies: Indigenous Studies
Favourite Food: Seaweed and fish eggs on rice
Best Teaching from an Elder: How to harvest our traditional foods. Also when feeling lost or ungrounded go to a cedar tree and hug it or sit under it and reconnect.

Kathleen Anderson

Position: Witness
Nation: Michif and Anishinaabe 
Studies: Indigenous Studies and Linguistics Joint Major
Favourite Food: Manoomin (wild rice)
Best Teaching from an Elder: The importance of stories.

Interested in getting involved? We have 5 available positions including; Chair, Social Media Coordinator, Special Events Coordinator, First-year Representative and Indigenous External and Community Affairs. Reach out to us at to learn more!