Past Executive Director

LIllian currently co-chairs the Urban Indigenous Peoples Advisory Committee for the City of Vancouver and also sits on the Indigenous Advisory Committee for the Vancouver Police Department. We know she will continue her great community work there.

Lillian is a member of the Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation and is of Nuu-chah-nulth, Kwakwaka’wakw and Tlingit ancestry. Ms. Howard is an advocate for Aboriginal, Social, and Environmental Justice; and has worked at the local and national level in many roles. She participates in the annual Pacific Northwest Canoe Journey and is culturally involved whether she lives in the city or her homeland in Nuu-chah-nulth territory on the West Coast of Vancouver Island.