Metéltwecw-kt Es Knúcwetwecw-kt
"Everyone come together to help one another."


SCES Management and Administrative Structure

The management structure of the Secwepemc Cultural Education Society consists of an eight member board of directors: a representative appointed by each of the Secwepemc member bands with a BCR plus a representative of the Secwepemc Elders Council.

Of these members, a president, vice president, treasurer, secretary and director-at-large comprise the board executive, and are elected to take responsibility for decisions related to the direction of SCES, policy development, approval and evaluation of programs, and consultation with Secwepemc bands and the Secwepemc Elders Council.

Member bands and their representatives are as follows:

Board Executive:

President Chief Michael Archie, Canim Lake Band
Vice President Councillor Heather McKenzie, Williams Lake
Treasurer Councillor Cara Basil, Bonaparte Indian Band
Secretary Chief Larry Fletcher, High Bar First Nation

Board of Directors:

                 Band                                     Appointee                     Phone Number                             Email Address

1    Adams Lake Indian Band                                                      (250) 679-8841  

2.   Bonaparte Indian Band                 Cara Basil                       (250) 457-9624

3.   Canim Lake Band                          Mike Archie                     (250) 397-2227

4.   Canoe Creek Band                        Patrick Harry                   (250) 440-5645        

5.   Tk'emlups Indian Band                  Viola Thomas                 (250) 828-9700

6.   Little Shuswap Indian Band                                                  (250) 679-3702 

7.   Neskonlith Indian Band                 Judy Wilson                   (250) 679-3295

8.   Simpcw Indian Band                     Tom Eustache                (250) 672-9995

9.   Soda Creek Indian Band                                                       (250) 989-2323

10. Shuswap Indian Band                                                           (778) 471-8200

11. Skeetchestn Indian Band              Terry Deneault              (250)- 373-0088

12. Splatsin First Nation                      Edna Felix                     (250) 838-6496

13. Williams Lake Indian Band            Heather McKenzie        (250) 296-3507

14. Esketmc Indian Band                                                            (250) 440-5611       

15. Whispering Pines Indian Band                                             (250) 579-5772

16. High Bar First Nation                     Larry Fletcher                (250) 459-2117