Sashia joined the Treaty Commission in September 2012 as a Process Advisor and is now the Associate Director of Process. In this role, she facilitates treaty negotiations, organizes forums, and leads special projects including: First Nations governance intiatives and ratification processes, communications, community engagement, and capacity-development. She also assists with complex facilitation to support First Nations with overlap and shared territory discussions and dispute resolution processes. At the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), Sashia supported the UNPFII Expert Members, and the Treaty Commission when it attended to advance treaty negotiations as a way to implement the UN Declaration. Sashia has over 10 years experience working with Indigenous communities in BC and is proud to be of mixed heritage: Chinese and Wet'suwet'en from Moricetown, BC. She holds a BA in political science and First Nations studies from the University of British Columbia. Sashia also serves on the Board for both Nicola Valley Institute of Technology and Big Brothers Greater Vancouver.