Doug Pawis

Shawanaga First Nation

Shwe Miikaan Corp. Board Member

My name is Semaa, of the Gighoon Dodam. Shawanaga First Nation has been my home for 64 years. I am Douglas Pawis, a board member representing Shawanaga First Nation.
As a former Construction Business owner for the past 25 years plus, I have picked up a lot of knowledge in the trades as well as taken training and receiving quite a few licenses including my own BCIN number and successfully passed the General Inspectors Exam. I have also been a Board Member for Shawanaga First Nation school, Canadore College, and for the Parry Sound Muskoka Federal Liberal Party Association just to mention a few.
I am a father of three and a proud grandfather of four grandchildren. I am also a proud great grandfather of one grandson.
I am on the Shwe Miikaan Corporation Board of Directors to achieve future goals and to achieve a better lifestyle for our community members, for our children and those that follow. Such as training, job skills, education, a better social life and financial gain to attain all of this.