Staff Directory

We Wai Kai First Nation’s Administration are responsible for:

  • Implementing policies and projects as directed by Chief and Council
  • Ensuring the efficiency and effectiveness of the ongoing operations
  • Ensuring fiscal and operational accountability
  • Providing overall administrative support to the organization

Mercedes Brown

Director of Lands & Natural Resources

Phone: 1 (250) 914-1890 ext 111 Email:

Anthony Smith

Housing Co-ordinator

Phone: 1-250-914-1890 ext 110 Email:

Gail Smith

Membership Clerk, Receptionist

Phone: 1-250-914-1890 ext 107 Email:

Michelle Billy

Social Development Manager

Phone: 1-250-914-1890 ext 109 Email:

Ronnice Krug, CFO/Acting Chief Administrator


Phone: 1-250-914-1890 ext 104 Email:

Norma Benoit

Accounting Clerk

Jeannie Crivea

Childcare Manager (Acting)

Phone: 1-250-286-4242 Email:

Melanie Chickite

Assistant Childcare Manager

Phone: 1-250-286-4242 Email:

Michelle Davis

Youth Development Co-ordinator

Phone: 1-250-203-6297 Email:

Lori Assu

Quinsam Centre

Phone: 1-250-286-1807 Cell: 1-250-287-1246
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Murray Abercrombie

Boatworks Manager

Phone: 1-250-285-2155 Email:

Darren Sampson

Quinsam Campsite Manager

Phone: 1-250-285-3111 Email:
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Helen Chickite

Tsa-Kwa-Luten Lodge, Manager

Phone: 1-250-830-2299 Email:

Shelley Irwin

Comox Valley Shake, Operations Manager


Randy Dingwall

Grounds Keeper