Elected Council

Elected Council members & their portfolios
(term ends May 2023)

Chief Richard Sumner

  • ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
  • Strategic Planning
  • Joint Venture Negotiations
  • Land Use Planning
  • Natural Resource Development
  • Business Development
  • Capacity Development
  • Tourism
  • FORESTRY/ PARKS & PROTECTED AREAS
  • Resource Management
  • Cultural Harvests
  • Watershed Management
  • Wildlife
  • Forest Company Liaison
  • Provincial Parks
  • HOUSING
  • MFN Building and Rentals
  • WHE-LA-LA-U
  • ABORIGINAL TITLE RIGHTS
  • Community Consultation
  • Membership
  • COMMUNITY JUSTICE
  • RCMP Liaison – Mike Martin
  • Public Safety
  • Drugs & Alcohol (LFLS)
  • Courts – MCFD (Richard Sumner)

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Councillor Edna Puglas

  • HEALTH
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Health Board
  • Health Centre
  • A & D Services
  • ELDERS
  • CHILDREN & FAMILIES
  • CULTURE
  • Language
  • History
  • Genealogy
  • Cultural resources
  • Archeology (Guardian Watchmen Program & Nanwakolas)

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Councillor bERT BOUCHER

  • AQUATIC RESOURCES
  • All Marine Resources
  • DMT Fisheries Society / GWABALIS Fisheries Society
  • AFS (DMT Fisheries Society)
  • Food Fisheries (DMT)
  • Licensing (DMT / Gwabalis)
  • Resource Enhancement (DMT)
  • ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
  • Strategic Planning
  • Joint Venture Negotiations
  • Land Use Planning
  • Natural Resource Development
  • Business Development
  • Capacity Development
  • Tourism

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Councillor John Powell

  • COMMUNITY JUSTICE
  • RCMP Liaison – Mike Martin
  • Public Safety
  • Drugs & Alcohol (LFLS)
  • Courts
  • EDUCATION
  • Post-Secondary SD 85
  • FNESC
  • CULTURE
  • Language
  • History
  • Genealogy
  • Cultural resources
  • Archeology (Guardian Watchmen Program & Nanwakolas)
  • HOUSING
  • MFN Building and Rentals
  • WHE-LA-LA-U

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Councillor BRAD PUGLAS

  • FORESTRY/ PARKS & PROTECTED AREAS
  • Resource Management
  • Cultural Harvests
  • Watershed Management
  • Wildlife
  • Forest Company Liaison
  • Provincial Parks
  • ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
  • Strategic Planning
  • Joint Venture Negotiations
  • Land Use Planning
  • Natural Resource Development
  • Business Development
  • Capacity Development
  • Tourism

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