Terry Teegee is the elected Regional Chief of the British Columbia Assembly of First Nations and proudly serving his third term in this position. Regional Chief Teegee's ancestry is Dakelh, Gitxsan and Sekani. He is a member of Takla Nation.
As a former registered professional forester, Teegee was responsible for looking after the forests, forest lands and forest resources. He is deeply involved in natural resources development and the pertaining policies. As Regional Chief, he has been an instrumental voice in the development and historic passing of the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act.