Elected Council

Elected Council members & their portfolios
(term ends May 2019)

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
  • COURTS – MCFD (Richard Sumner)
  • AQUATIC RESOURCES
  • All Marine Resources
  • DMT Fisheries Society / GWABALIS Fisheries Society
  • AFS (DMT Fisheries Society)
  • Food Fisheries (DMT)
  • Licensing (DMT / Gwabalis)
  • Resource Enhancement (DMT)

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Councillor’s Edna Puglas / Hazel Ettagiak

  • HEALTH
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Health Board
  • Health Centre
  • A & D Services
  • ELDERS
  • CHILDREN & FAMILIES

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Councillor Hazel Ettagiak

  • EDUCATION
  • FNESC
  • Post-Secondary (Band Administrator)
  • Training

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Councillor John Powell

  • COMMUNITY JUSTICE
  • RCMP Liaison – Mike Martin
  • Public Safety
  • Drugs & Alcohol (LFLS)

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Councillors John Powell / Hazel Ettagiak

  • CULTURE
  • Language
  • History
  • Genealogy
  • Cultural resources
  • Archeology (Guardian Watchmen Program & Nanwakolas)

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Councillor Gilbert James

  • RECREATION
  • Sports
  • Outdoor Education
  • Youth Programming
  • HOUSING/RENTALS
  • Duplex

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