Resignation of Council Member and Notice of By-Election

shishalh Nation Lands (Sechelt, BC) – The shishalh Nation is announcing the resignation of one of its Council members, hihewus Shain Jackson, effective immediately due to personal reasons.

“We are truly grateful for hihiwus niniwum Salepem, Shain Jackson’s dedication and contributions during his time with our Nation,” said lhe hiwus Lenora Joe.

“niniwum Saleem’s passion and hard work have left a deep-entrenched mark, and while we are sad to see him go, we are hopeful with time, he will begin his healing journey and continue to fight the Indigenous battle as he has always done. niniwum Salepem has been an asset; his presence and passion will be truly missed. We wish him every success in his future endeavors and are very excited to work with him through Golden Eagle Rising.”

Leadership has organized a by-election in the Nation, and you can find the notice of the by-election here.

The Election and Referendum Law can be found here.