Steering Committee

Representatives from the Federal, Provincial and First Nations governments make up the Steering Committee that provides strategic direction and executive oversight to the PNCIMA initiative. 


Cheryl Webb
Fisheries & Oceans Canada
Regional Director, Ecosystem Management Branch
Garry Wouters
Coastal First Nations Great Bear Initiative
Policy Consultant


Robert Grodecki
North Coast Skeena First Nations Stewardship Society
Executive Director
  Trevor Russ
Council of the Haida Nation, Haida Gwaii
First Nations Governance Committee Member
Spencer Siwalace
Nuxalk First Nation
Central Coast First Nation Governance Committee
First Nations Governance Committee  Member
  Andrew Mayer LLB
Prince Rupert Port Authority
Vice president, Commercial and Regulatory Affairs
Candace Newman
Natural Resources Canada
Policy Analyst
  Hilary Thorpe
Project Manager, Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve, and Haida Heritage Site, Parks Canada
Barry Smith
Environment Canada
Head, Canadian Wildlife Service
  Allan Lidstone
Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations Director
Louise Murgatroyd
Transport Canada
Manager, Marine Projects


Last updated 11/05/2016