Chief & Council
Councillor Dalyn Bear
Dalyn Bear is a member of the Whitecap Dakota First Nation. He received his Business Administration Diploma in 2010 and has continued to further his education in the lands sector by receiving an Indigenous People Resource Management Program Certificate and completing the National Aboriginal Land Managers Association Certification Program. Dalyn also recognizes the importance of business and economics in a lands development framework and has recently completed a Certificate in First Nation Economics at Thompson River University, Kamloops, BC.
In a professional capacity Dalyn was recently employed as the Director of Lands for his community where he displayed leadership and dedication by supporting economic development, land tenure, environmental management, and community resource management. He now serves at a Band Councillor after being elected in 2016.
Dalyn is very active within his community through project work in both a professional and a volunteer capacity. He is currently serving as a board member on the Dakota Dunes Community Development Corporation and as an Executive on the Dakota Dunes Finance Committee. As a volunteer, Dalyn is active in youth development and recreation. In 2014 he coached Team STC to a gold medal placing in hockey at the Saskatchewan Winter Games.
Dalyn is responsible for the following portfolios as Councillor:
- Culture and Recreation
- Employment and Training
- Post Secondary Education
- Land Management