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Department Managers

Chris Nguyen, Director of Finance

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Chris NguyenChris came to Canada in 1985 and has resided in British Columbia since then. In 1995 Chris obtained a Bachelor Degree in Mathematics from the University of British Columbia; Diploma of Technology from British Columbia Institute of Technology in 1997 and Certified General Accountant Designation in early 2012.

Chris has worked in the field of accounting since 2002. He has been employed with Cheam First Nation since early 2009 and in May 2010 he was promoted to the role of Director of Finance.


Sandra Victor, Education Manager

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Sandra VictorAs a community Elder and former Councilor for Cheam First Nation, Sandra brings a valuable perspective to her position as Education Manager. Since 1997, Sandra has been supporting and assisting our students in all age ranges and education levels to meet their education goals and aspirations. With certifications in Social Development and Leadership, Sandra has provided many Cheam members with opportunities in work-experience training, summer career positions, computer skills training and job re-entry programs.


Muriel Victor, Health & Social Development Manager

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Muriel VictorWith dedication to community wellness, Muriel has been managing the staff and budgets for a range of programming to all age groups and demographics within Cheam First Nation since 2008. Muriel’s certificates include Aboriginal Health & Community Administration & Social Development. Muriel also serves on the Cheam Health Committee and on the Recreation Committee and is actively involved in fundraising for youth sporting opportunities and events.


Dionne Shaw, Executive Governance Facilitator

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Dionne provides Executive Support Services to the Chief & Council.


Annie Silver, Housing & Public Works Manager

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