Committee Members

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The Indigenous Advisory and Monitoring Committee (IAMC) includes 13 Indigenous representatives, selected from among the 129 potentially impacted communities along the Trans Mountain Expansion (TMX) pipeline corridor and marine shipping lanes, and six senior representatives from federal government departments and regulators who are involved in the TMX Project. Members have a shared goal of safety and protection of environmental and Indigenous interests.


Indigenous Caucus

Kristine Pearson

Vancouver Island Western Approach

Chief Russell Chipps

Vancouver Island South

Trina Sxwithul'txw

Vancouver Island Southeast

Carleen Thomas

Burrard Inlet, Lower Fraser

Chief Robert Gladstone

Fraser Valley

Chief Marcel Shackelly


Ray Cardinal

Alberta First Nations

Norine Saddleback

Alberta First Nations

Michelle Wilsdon

Alberta First Nations

Tracy Friedel

Alberta Métis

George Lampreau

BC Interior

BC Métis


Federal Appointees

Tracy Sletto

Canada Energy Regulator

Alice Cheung

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Joanne Pereira-Ekström

Natural Resources Canada

Ian Chatwell

Transport Canada

Chad Stroud

Canadian Coast Guard

Saul Schneider

Environment and Climate Change Canada