Elder Sally Williams

Sally Williams (Kwakwaka'wakw)

Sally's Kwakwaka’wakw name is Gla tle gla tle tlo se la o gwa. She is a descendant of the Musgamagw people; she is registered with the Gwawaenuk Tribe (Heghums) her parents are late Hereditary Chief Fred Williams and Matriarch Elsie Williams (Wamiss). Sally is the Kwakwaka’wakw Elder for Nanaimo Aboriginal Center Board of directors, Tsawalk learning Center and NK school. She is a devoted mother to her four children, grandmother to nine grandchildren, and four great grandchildren. Her passion is to share the teachings of our Noble ancestors. Some of the teachings include taking special care of human spirit from conception, birth infant child youth adult elder death and after death.

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