BC Mètis Federation Announces Portfolio Holders

(Vancouver, BC) The BC Mètis Federation is releasing the appointments for the portfolios assigned for the various board members as the BC Mètis Federation works to implement their strategic planning provided to members at the recent AGM:

  • Daryl Piper – Economic Development
  •  Joe Desjarlais – Education
  • Tim St. Denis – Health
  • Wayne Lucier – Child and Family
  • Gloria Rendell – Membership
  •  Richard Lucier – Larson – Natural Resources
  • Maxine Lavallee – Elders
  • Lyle Letendre – Traditional knowledge
  • Rene Therrien – Community Development
  • Patrick Pocha – Housing
  • Beverly Lambert – Culture
  • Earlene Bitterman – Governance

BC Métis Federation President Keith Henry stated; “Every one of our board members brings great strengths as we rebuild responsible Mètis governance in British Columbia so families and communities have a choice in who they want to represent their needs. Our board represents many areas of the province and each brings strong skills and professional knowledge that will ensure we continue to progress. Each of these board members has now agreed to take on these responsibilities with the support of all. This ensures all of the board is working together as part of a strong team.”

BC Métis Federation President Henry concluded; “The BC Métis Federation is continuing to reshape the Mètis landscape in British Columbia and we have a very serious team to make real changes. I know our strategic plan will be pushed in order that we can achieve success for all of the Mètis, not just a select few. We show this each week with real results and I know we are poised for many great things.”

For more information about the BC Mètis Federation please review our website www.bcmetis.com.

Media Inquiries:
Keith Henry
BC Métis Federation
#300-3665 Kingsway
Vancouver, BC V5R 5W2
Office 1-604-638-7220
Cell 1-778-388-5013
Email k.henry@bcmetis.com

You can follow BC Métis Federation President Keith Henry on twitter @keithhenryMetis

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