Carmut Me 米家宓 provides consulting services to the arts, culture and heritage sector in community engagement, cultural planning, policy development, collaborative research, programming as well as operations. Carmut holds a masters degree in Planning from the School of Community and Regional Planning at UBC. She has worked at the City of Vancouver’s Cultural Infrastructure Team, facilitating the development of the 2018 Making Space for Arts and Culture: Cultural Infrastructure Plan. From 2017-2020, she worked as Community Engagement Coordinator and later Operations Manager at BCA Sun Wah, a community cultural hub in Vancouver’s Historic Chinatown where she developed and implemented operations systems and policies, managed tenant relations and the day to day operations of the facility. She currently serves on the council-appointed Vancouver Chinatown Legacy Stewardship Group as co-chair of the Culture and Heritage working group to guide community actions and provide advice on the development of a Cultural Heritage Asset Management Plan (CHAMP). Carmut resides on the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ílwətaʔɬ /Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.