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NAN Staff Directory

 

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EXECUTIVE COUNCIL

Harvey Yesno, Grand Chief
For matters requiring the attention of Grand Chief Yesno please contact Narene Barkman at (807) 625-4945 or nan%23on%23ca|nbarkman

Goyce Kakegamic, Deputy Grand Chief
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dgckakegamic

Alvin Fiddler, Deputy Grand Chief
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dgcfiddler

Les Louttit, Deputy Grand Chief
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|llouttit


OFFICE OF THE GRAND CHIEF

Vacant, Chief Administrative Officer
Telephone:
E-mail: 

Narene Barkman, Executive Assistant to the Grand Chief
Telephone: (807) 625-4945
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|nbarkman 

Jackie Shewaybick, Executive Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4951
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jshewaybick

Narene Barkman, Executive Assistant to the Chief Administrative Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4945
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|nbarkman

Lydia Big George, Lands and Resource and GCO Project Manager
Telephone: (807) 625-4922
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|lbiggeorge 

Dean Cromarty, Infrastructure Coordinator/Policy Analyst
Telephone: (807) 625-4947
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dcromarty  

Melinda Meekis, Broadband Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4938
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|mmeekis

Charlene Yerxa, Administrative Assistant (Executive)/Part-Time Travel Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4914
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|cyerxa

 

COMMUNICATIONS, MEDIA, AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Michael Heintzman, Director of Communications
Telephone: (807) 625-4965
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|mheintzman

Roxann Shapwaykeesic, Communications Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4906
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|rshapwaykeesic 

Angela Crozier, IT Manager
Telephone: (807) 625-4954
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|acrozier

Stirling McIntosh, IT Technician
Telephone: (807) 625-4962
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|smcintosh
 

FINANCE

Jeff Nelson, Finance Director, A/Chief Administrative Officer
Telephone: (807) 623-5136 ext. #4
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jnelson

Paulette Desmoulin, Senior Finance Officer
Telephone: (807) 623-5136 ext. #1
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|pdesmoul

Jeff Forneri, Senior Finance Officer
Telephone: (807) 623-5136 ext.#3
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jforneri

Rachel Mamakwa, Finance Officer
Telephone: (807) 623-5136 ext. #2
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|rmamakwa

Pam Fayrick, Payroll Officer
Telephone: (807) 623-5136 ext. #0
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|pfayrick

ADMINISTRATION

Sabrina Marion, Human Resource Director
Telephone: (807) 625-4948
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|smarion

Ian Beardy, Human Resource Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4941
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|ibeardy

Jennifer Thompson, Travel Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4915
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jthompson

Elizabeth Achneepineskum, Administrative Assistant (Reception)
Telephone: (807) 625-4923
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|eachneep

Pauline Greene, Receptionist
Telephone: (807) 625-4900
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|pgreene

Reception
Telephone: (807) 625-4900
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|nan

LANDS AND RESOURCES

Terry Wilson, Lands and Resources Policy Analyst
Telephone: (807) 625-4935
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|twilson

HEALTH POLICY & PLANNING

Jason Beardy, Director of Health Policy &Planning and Special Projects
Telephone: (807) 625-4970
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jbeardy 

Wendy Caruk, Executive Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4933
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|wcaruk

Tobey Meyer, Justice Policy Analyst
Telephone: (807) 625-4916
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|tmeyer 

Natalie Binguis, Health Policy Analyst
Telephone: (807) 625-4955
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|nbinguis 

Loretta Sheshequin, Health Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4913
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|lsheshequin

Gail Dick, Health Coordinator Assistant 
Telephone: (807) 625-4956
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|gdick

COMMUNITY HEALTH AND WELLNESS

Angela Carter, Director of Community Health and Wellness
Telephone: (807) 625-4918
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|acarter

Rod Geddes, Administrative Assistant (Community Health and Wellness)
Telephone: (807) 625-4982
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|rgeddes 

Alarice Petawanikweb, Training Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4927
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|apetawanikweb

Tanya Forneri, Community Health and Wellness Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4908
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|tforneri 

Brook Mainville, Community Support Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4926
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|bmainville

Jason Smallboy, Men's Healing Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4968 
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jsmallboy

Sarah Jane Cromarty, Family Support Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4971
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|scromarty

Charlene Hamilton, Community Health and Wellness Coodinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4979
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|chamilton  

Solomon Atlookan, Health Support Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4980
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|satlookan

Susan Beardy, Health Support Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4987
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|sbeardy 

Touchan Fiddler, Health Support Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4974
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|tfiddler

Warren Meekis, Health Support Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4981
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|wmeekis

Janet Kakekapetum, Community Health and Wellness Administrative Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4932
E-mail: jkakekapetum@nan.on.ca

Raven Linklater, Community Health and Wellness Administrative Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4972
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|rlinklater

PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION

Wendy Trylinski, Manager
Telephone: (807) 625-4931
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|wtrylins

Cherity Calder, Administrative Assistant - Public Health
Telephone: (807) 625-4919
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|ccalder

Gwen Medicine, HIV / AIDS Program Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4940
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|gmedicin

Sheila Wahsquonaikezhik, Aboriginal Responsible Gambling Strategy Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4930
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|swahs

Tricia Atlookan, Early Childhood Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4901
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|tatlookan

Fred Jacob, Acting Food Strategy Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4911
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|fjacob

Judy Kay, Community Outreach Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4939
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jkay

SOCIAL SERVICES

Bobby Narcisse, Director
Telephone: (807) 625-4963
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|bnarcisse  

Gloria Hendrick-Laliberte, Public Environmental Education Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4978
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|ghendrick-laliberte

Violet Chilton, Executive Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4942
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|vchilton 

Kathryn Morris, Project Liaison
Telephone: (807) 625-4952
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|kmorris 

 WOMEN AND YOUTH

Christine Simard-Chicago, Director of Women's Development
Telephone: (807) 625-4953
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|csimard 

Janine Desmoulin, Women and Youth Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4983
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jdesmoulin

Donna Simon,  Youth Initiatives Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4984
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dsimon

Esther McKay, Life Promotion Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4985
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|emckay

EDUCATION

Dobi-Dawn Frenette, Director of Education Secretariat
Telephone: (807) 625-4969
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dfrenett

Courtney Mamakeesic, Education Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4921
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|cmamakeesic 

Brenda Sutherland, Education Program Support
Telephone: (807) 625-4967
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|bsutherland

Kathy Beardy, Manager (Education Initiatives)
Telephone: (807) 625-4902
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|kabeardy

James Aggamway, Education Initiatives Assistant
Telephone (807) 625-4966
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jaggamway

Vacant, Education Partnership Program Lead - Thunder Bay
Telephone:
E-mail: 

Jim Hollander, Education Partnership Program Lead - Timmins
Telephone: (705)360-5502
E-mail:nan%23on%23ca| jhollander

 

LAND, RIGHTS, AND TREATY RESEARCH

Luke Hunter, Research Director
Telephone: (705) 360-5502 ext. 4
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|lhunter

Joe Wheesk, Research Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4946
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jwheesk

GOVERNANCE SECRETARIAT

Ben Cheechoo, Governance Secretariat Director
Telephone: (807) 625-4936
E-mail:nan%23on%23ca| bcheechoo 

Melinda Sault-Coates, Administrative Assistant (Governance Secretariat)
Telephone: (807) 625-4929
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|msault

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Charmaine McCraw, Economic Development Unit Manager
Telephone: (807) 625-4959
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|cmccraw

Jessica McLaughlin , Economic Development Unit Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4910
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jmclaughlin