Jasmine Paul is the Stewardship and Territorial Land Management Divisional Manager for the shishalh Nation. A settler of British ancestry, she has lived in shishalh territory all her life and worked for the Nation for over a decade. Jasmine became interested in conflict management while working for the Nation, having witnessed unresolved conflict surrounding jurisdiction, stewardship, and resource development.
Jasmine supports shishalh Chief and Council in protecting and advancing the Nation’s title and rights. She works collaboratively with Chief, Council and team members to create innovative policies, engagement models, and partnerships. As the first Self-Governing Nation in Canada, shishalh has continued to pursue transformative reconciliation,including through agreements like the recent landmark shishalh – British Columbia Foundation Agreement.
She holds a Masters in Conflict Analysis and Management from Royal Roads University.