Karen Ogen-Toews

First Nations LNG Alliance

Karen Ogen-Toews is CEO of the First Nations LNG Alliance. She served as chief of the Wet’suwet’en First Nation for six years and is currently a council member for the nation with the natural resources, energy and economic development portfolios. Ogen-Toews serves as a member on the board of the Resource Works Society and is on the Task Force for Real Jobs, Real Recovery.

GREATEST SUCCESS: “Chief, Wet’suwet’en First Nation.” FAVOURITE QUOTE: “Treat people the way you want to be treated.” SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: “Chief Robert Dennis as he is wise and is moving his Huu-ay-aht nation forward on all fronts. He leads by example.” BIGGEST LESSON: “Listen more than you speak.”