Naut'sa mawt Event Management Team

Working Together as One

Our experienced project managers, consultants,  event planners, and marketing professionals collaborate to provide the specialized services and comprehensive planning needed to deliver exceptional experiences and facilitate meaningful conversations.

We work with a team of facilitators, subject matter experts, and subcontractors as required to meet your event objectives and seamlessly execute your vision. 

CAO

Gary Reith

As CAO of Naut'sa mawt Tribal Council, Gary identified the need for an Indigenous-owned events firm committed to supporting Indigenous communities. Over the past 20 years, he has expanded his portfolio to include a wide range of clients and event services.  Gary enjoys chili cook-offs, hiking in remote locations, vintage slapstick comedy and obscure trivia.

Director of Own-Source Revenues

Manoj Sood 

Manoj oversees the business operations of Naut'sa mawt Tribal Council and Naut'sa mawt Resources Group. He is responsible for ensuring that business activities are aligned with the needs, goals, and values of the organization. He is an avid fly fisherman, an amateur astronomer, and a well-known Canadian actor. 

Event Manager

Vanessa Ong

Vanessa manages all the events at Naut'sa mawt and ensures the team delivers services that consistently meet and exceed expectations.  She enjoys seeing an entire event come together and being part of the whole process. In her spare time, she also enjoys exploring new cultures and checking out different local festivals and events.

Project and Administration Manager

Nicole Pelland

Nicole is responsible for the management of Naut'sa mawt Tribal Council's various projects. Detail-oriented and solutions-focused, she loves the diversity of her job and the opportunity to work on something different every day. She works closely with clients, contractors, suppliers, and team members to ensure that everyone is on the same page.  She loves to travel and has been to over 40 countries.

Event Coordinator

Silver Anderson 

Silver oversees and implements the coordination of resources for each project behind the scenes, ensuring client goals are met on time and on budget.  She loves being part of a company that executes meaningful and significant work benefitting First Nations people from coast to coast.

Event Administrator

Cathy Ramili 

As the team's administrator, Cathy enjoys working with Indigenous communities throughout the Nation and learning from the workshops and stories shared at events. Cathy is passionate about Reconciliation and bridging cultural and language differences with kindness and respect. She has lived in several countries and knows that a simple smile is always well received and the easiest way to start a conversation and meet new friends.