Steph Kwetásel’wet Wood contributes to the First Nations Foward series and covers other important issues in British Columbia. She is a citizen of the Skwxwú7mesh Nation, and she hopes to share stories about empowerment, arts, sustainability and justice. She has worked with The Tyee, Media Indigena, CBC, and CiTR 101.9 FM. She earned a Master of Journalism at the University of British Columbia.