Deana Machin

B.Sc., MBA, Strategic Development Manager, First Nations Fisheries Council


Deana has been active in the field of First Nations fisheries management and policy for 15 years. She is a member of the Okanagan Nation and grew up spending summers on Okanagan Lake in Vernon, BC which has evolved into strong values about the role of First Nations in resource management, watershed protection and promoting collaborative management approaches to fisheries management.