CONTRIBUTION · 17th August 2011
The present, and 28th, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, Steven Point, has served in the role since October 1, 2007. Prior to his present position Steven Lewis Point From 1975 to 1999, Steven Point served as Chief of the Skowkale First Nation from 1975 to 1999 and during that time, from 1994 to 1999, he also served as Tribal Chair of the Stó:lō Nation.
He attended the University of British Columbia, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Laws degree in May, 1985. He was appoint as a Judge in 1999 and now resides at Government House in Victoria, BC. He is a man of many talents
On July 7, 2011, (among his many duties such as the official naming of the "Salish Sea"), I had the honour of watching the Honourable Steven Point host the 'Music on the Lawn" at Government House. He began the event with traditional First Nations drumming and singing. This was followed by the "Victoria Good News Choir" singing two songs that Point recently wrote.