Kwanlin Dun Chief & Council

Left to right: Elder William Carlick, Councillor Dennis Calbery, Chief Doris Bill, Councillor Ray Sydney, Councillor Jessie Dawson, Councillor Howard MacIntosh and Councillor Sean Smith

Absent from photo: Councillor Charles Chief


The Swearing-In Ceremony for the new Council took place on Monday, March 20, 2017. Councillor Charles Chief was unable to attend the ceremony but had been sworn in via electronic correspondence.


The Council is made up of following voting members, each of whom is to be elected by Citizens in accordance with the Constitution and Kwanlin Dün First Nation law:

  • The Chief of the Kwanlin Dün First Nation
  • Six Councillors
And the following non-voting members:
  • One Elder appointed by the Elders Council
  • One member of the Youth Council to be appointed by the Youth Council