Sashia joined the Treaty Commission in September 2012. In her role, she facilitates treaty negotiations, manages and organizes forums and special projects including: First Nations governance initiatives, ratification processes, communications, community engagement, and capacity-development. She also assists with complex facilitations, such as nation-to-nation engagement on First Nations overlap and shared territory discussions. Sashia has worked at the international level at the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Rights (UNPFII), supporting the UNPFII Expert Members and the Treaty Commission on matters related to the promotion and protecting of Indigenous rights and title, and implemention of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Sashia has over 15 years experience working with Indigenous communities in BC and is proud to be both Wet'suwet'en and Chinese from Wiset, BC.
She holds a BA in political science with a concentration on First Nations studies from the University of British Columbia. Sashia was a member of the 2018 Banff Forum, and member of the 2017 Governor General's Canadian Leadership Conference. She served on a variety of boards and committees, and currently serves on the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology Board of Governors.