Leona Humchitt

Advisory Council

Leona is a proud member of the Heiltsuk First Nation of Bella Bella, B.C. a remote, isolated community located in the central coast of British Columbia. In 2014, she was elected to the local Heiltsuk Tribal Council. Leona is currently taking SFU’s Executive Master of Business Administration tailored for Indigenous Business and Leadership. She a proud mother to five children and grandmother to four grand children – her precious treasures. In Leona’s words: “It’s a whole new level of love and makes her work in leadership that much more meaningful”. Leona is ecstatic for her nation’s opportunity with the Indigenous Off-Diesel Initiative (IODI) and her appointment as a Champion for the 20/20 Catalyst. She deems this an opportunity to set the table “For our Children’s tomorrows.”