Staff Directory

Executive

Joel Starlund

Sk’a’nism Tsa ‘Win’Giit

Executive Director, Wilp Wii Litsxw of the Lax Gibuu Clan.

Morgan Douse

Executive Assistant to the President, Wilp Wii Gyet of the Gitksan.

Glen Williams

Malii

President & Chief Negotiator. Glen holds the Chiefs name Malii for Wilp Malii of the Lax Gibuu Clan.

Melissa Morgan

Finance Officer, Wilp Wii Gyet.

Fisheries

Kevin Koch

Fish and Wildlife Biologist, RPBio, Gitanyow Lax’yip Guardians biologist and program manager. Senior technical advisor to the GHC on wildlife.

Melissa Shirey

Biologist, Gitanyow Fisheries Authority, Wilp Gamlakyeltxw of the Lax Ganeda Clan.

Les McLean

Senior Fish Technician with Gitanyow Fisheries Authority.

Mark Cleveland

Youx Motts

Gitanyow Fisheries Authority Head Biologist and Senior Technical Advisor.

While not from Gitanyow, Mark has been honoured with a name in the feast hall, Youx Motts, reflecting his commitment to Gitanyow fisheries and habitat preservation. Mark was adopted and given the name by Wilp Wii Litsxw of the Lax Gibuu Clan.

Jordan Beblow

Biologist, Gitanyow Fisheries Authority.

Lax’Yip Guardians

James Morgan

H’lik

Gitanyow Lax’yip Guardians and Gitanyow Fisheries Authority, Lax Skiik Clan of Gitwangak.

Megan Spooner

Environmental Scientist, Gitanyow Lax’yip Guardians and Gitanyow Fisheries Authority, Wilp Niist of Gitksan.

Karisse Marsden

Is'sii,'ol

Gitanyow Lax’yip Guardians and Gitanyow Fisheries Authority, Wilp Watakhayetsxw.

Greg Johnson

Gitanyow Lax’yip Guardians and Gitanyow Fisheries Authority, Wilp Malii.

Dustin Gray

Gitanyow Lax’yip Guardians and Gitanyow Fisheries Authority, Wilp Malii.

Education & Training Institute

Beverley Russell

Xsim ‘Tam Smex

Gitanyow Education & Training Institute, Project Manager. Beverley is from Wilp Nii Gyep of the Gitksan and lives in Gitanyow.

Cherilyn Gray

Employment Services Coordinator, is a Lax Kw’alaams member and lives in Gitanyow.

Catherine Dworak

Adult Literacy Instructor

Colleen Martin

Xsim ‘Tam Smex

Tkandaa’wihl Coordinator (Opening Doors, Employment and Training), Wilp Nisto’o.

Sherri McLean

Contact North Coordinator, Wilp Gwaas Hla’am.

Wilp Sustainability

Tara Marsden

Naxginkw

Wilp Sustainability, Independent Contractor (Hlimoo Sustainable Solutions), Wilp Gamlakyeltxw of the Lax Ganeda Clan.

Gregory Rush Sr.

Wii Litsxw

Director and Simoogit of the Meziadin Indigenous Protected Area. Greg holds the Chiefs name Wii Litsxw for Wilp Wii Litsxw of the Lax Gibuu Clan.

Dax’gyet

Namaste Marsden

Massum Tokxw

Dax’gyet Director, Wilp Gamlakyeltxw of the Lax Ganeda clan.

Economic Development

Mark Starlund

Meziadin Junction LP General Manager and Gitanyow Forest License Manager, Wilp Guxsan of Gitksan.

Communication

Chastity Daniels

Shayna Russell

Receptionist for the Gitanyow Hereditary Chiefs Office.