Nominated by: Ending Violence Association of British Columbia (EVA BC)
Chastity Davis is a mixed heritage woman of First Nations and European descent. She is a proud member of the Tla’amin Nation. Chastity strives to keep her sacred First Nations culture, traditions, and values incorporated into her modern-day life. She feels it is her life purpose to facilitate the building of bridges between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people and has dedicated her professional and personal life to do so. Chastity is sole proprietor to her own consulting business, Chastity Davis Consulting and has been a successful award-winning entrepreneur for 8 years. She is the Chair of the Ministers Advisory Council on Indigenous Women and co-founded the Professional Aboriginal Women’s Network. Chastity is also Chair of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s Indigenous/Reconciliation Council. She is also a certified Yin Yoga Teacher and is passionate about weaving Indigenous knowledge/ways of being/worldview into this ancient practice and co-creating pathways for women to reconnect with the true essence of who they are as a radical act of individual and collective reconciliation. Chastity dedicates her work to her 2 nephews, niece, and 11-year-old brother, who are the future leaders of our next generation.