Lee Everson

Co-curator/Facilitator


Lee Everson is a connector and First Nations advocate. She is a guest on K’omoks First Nations territory and wife to hereditary Chief Rob Everson of the Gigalga̱m Wala̱s Kwaguł and mother of three. Lee is deeply rooted in her family’s culture, making regalia for her family, assisting in organizing feasts and potlatches, and dancing regularly with the Kumugwe Dancers. She is fiercely proud of her family and community. She has organized events such as National Aboriginal Day, The Annual Red Dress Awareness Campaign and Installation, Walking With Our Sisters K’omoks (the first and only location in BC to date), and she is co-founder of and serves as the volunteer administrator for the Kumugwe Cultural Society and Dance Group.