Shona Nelson


Northeast BC

Doig River First Nation

Experienced executive manager with a demonstrated history of working in First Nations and Indigenous organizations. Skilled in Administration, Negotiations, Strategic and Operational Planning, Community Organizing, Community Engagement, Policy Analysis, and Public Sector Management. Certified Aboriginal Professional Administrator (CAPA) by the Aboriginal Finance Officers Association. Strong operations professional with a Bachelor of Arts - Political Science,(UBC) Certificate in Applied Indigenous EconomicsDRFN recipient of the AFOA Canada Community of Excellence in Leadership Administration Award 2022 recipient of the BC AFOA Band Administrator Recognition Award.