WHAT ARE YOU UP TO NOW?
Nancy works for the federal government as a negotiation analyst at Crown-Indigenous Relations supporting fiscal negotiations for closing treaty tables in BC.
Completed Master's in Public Policy at SFU in Vancouver, received a SSHRC scholarship to fund Master's thesis on Indigenous water governance, did a policy contract for a First Nation in BC, volunteered and worked on local campaigns in provincial/federal elections.
HIGHLIGHT FROM THE INTERNSHIP
Helped draft, promote, and conduct outreach for PMB (Zero Waste Packaging Act).
HOW DID THE INTERNSHIP HELP YOU GET WHERE YOU ARE TODAY?
It introduced me to Indigenous issues in BC and sharpened my political instincts.