Willie Sellars

Williams Lake First Nation

Chief Willie Sellars was elected to Williams Lake First Nations’ council as one of the youngest elected councillors in WLFN history. After 10 years on council, he was elected chief and is currently in his first term. Under his leadership, WLFN entered into the first government-to-government agreement under Section 119 of the Cannabis Control and Licensing Act with the government of B.C.

GREATEST SUCCESS: “Three kids: Cash, Milah and Lewis. Bestselling book: Dipnetting with Dad.” BEST HABIT: “I work hard.” TOUGHEST CHALLENGE: “Raising humans.” FAVOURITE QUOTE: “Dream big and dream often.”