Mary Childs

General Counsel
Tsawwassen First Nation

Mary Childs is general counsel and acting manager of policy and intergovernmental affairs for Tsawwassen First Nation. Previously, she was associate counsel in the social impact group at Miller Thomson LLP. Childs sits on the board of governors of the Law Foundation of British Columbia and is a part-time member of the Passenger Transportation Board.

FAVOURITE QUOTE: “You have power over your own mind, not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” – Marcus Aurelius
FAVOURITE SPORTS TEAM: Vancouver Sports Club (my son’s basketball team). I try to attend every game.
BIGGEST LESSON: Take the time to really listen to others and learn from them. Everyone has something to teach you.