Board of Directors

Chief Arnold Clifton/ Wii Hai Waas

Chair of the Board

Bio coming soon

Chris Hiid

Chris Hild is a management consultant working with Indigenous communities and businesses over the last nine years. He is passionate in supporting communities reach their business and economic development goals, assisting with business planning, feasibility studies, governance training, policy development, and facilitation activities. Chris has a Master of Business Administration from the University of British Columbia and lives in Vancouver with his wife and two children.

Bruce Cullen

Bruce Cullen has been a leader in BC’s energy management markets for the past 25 years. His firm,
Cullen Energy, became the largest residential ‘Power Smart’ contractor in the province. It was in this
capacity that Bruce started to work with First Nations communities. In his leadership role at software
company, Pulse Energy, he co-created an innovative Micro Smart Grid in partnership with Hartley Bay.
This successful technology effort delivered significant energy and financial savings to the Nation and
played a large role in supporting the community’s goal to be the greenest First Nation in Canada.
Currently, Bruce teaches sustainable energy management at BCIT.