As a lifelong resident of Cortes Island Tecuana’s connection to her surroundings informs her leadership. She is particularly interested in the intersection of climate conservation and economic viability, forging mutually beneficial relationships, and operating respectfully within traditional ancestral First Nation territories. She is deeply committed to supporting small local businesses, the Cortes Island community and sustainability practices. Tecuana believes in the importance of strong, thriving, and harmonious teams as the bedrock of success. She is committed to cultivating a positive organizational culture rooted in inclusivity, accessibility, and transparent communication.
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