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NAN Staff Directory

 

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For interviews and other media requests please contact our Communications department.

 

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL

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

Anna Betty Achneepineskum, Deputy Grand Chief
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dgcachneepineskum

Derek Fox, Deputy Grand Chief
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dgcfox

 

OFFICE OF THE GRAND CHIEF

Travis Boissoneau, Chief Administrative Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4920
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|tboissoneau

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

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

Chris Minor, Senior Policy Analyst
Telephone: (807) 625-4942
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|cminor

Nikki Louttit, Senior Policy Analyst
Telephone: (807) 625-4985
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|nlouttit 

Sol Mamakwa, Health Advisor
Telephone: (807) 625-4961
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|smamakwa 

Michael McKay, Housing and Infrastructure Director
Telephone: (807) 625-4947
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|mmckay 

Melinda Meekis, Assistant to the Chief Administrative Officer 
Telephone: (807) 625-4938
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|mmeekis

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

Jennifer Guerrieri, Transporation Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4925
E-mail:nan%23on%23ca| jguerrieri 

COMMUNICATIONS, MEDIA, AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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

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

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

FINANCE

Jeff Nelson, Finance Director
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

Gina Fata, Receptionist
Telephone: (807) 625-4900
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|receptionist 

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

Kevin McKay, Office Custodian
Telephone: (807) 625-4966 
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|kmckay 

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, Senior Administrative Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4933
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|wcaruk

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 Administrative Assistant 
Telephone: (807) 625-4956
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|gdick

COMMUNITY  WELLNESS

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

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

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

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

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

Janet Kakekapetum, Mental Health Crisis Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4932
E-mail: jkakekapetum@nan.on.ca

Delores Walker, Mental Health Community Support Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4683
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dwalker

Courtney Mamakeesic, Mental Health Training Officer
Telephone: (807) 625-4921
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|cmamakeesic

Polly-Anna McNally, Community Wellness Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4972
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|pmcnally

Debbie Sault, Crisis Response Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4982
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|dsault 

PUBLIC HEALTH EDUCATION

Wendy Trylinski, Director of Public Health Education
Telephone: (807) 625-4931
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|wtrylins

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

Judy Kay, Children's Special Services Analyst
Telephone: (807) 625-4939
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|jkay

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

Ashley Atatise, Program Support
Telephone: (807) 625-4687
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|aatatise

SOCIAL SERVICES

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

Violet Chilton, Social Services Project Assistant
Telephone: (807) 625-4912
E-mail: vchilton@nan.on.ca

Roderick Fiddler, Project Liaison
Telephone: (807) 625-4684
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|rfiddler

WOMEN AND YOUTH

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

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

Serene Spence, Women's Project Coordinator
Telephone: (807) 625-4905
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|sspence

EDUCATION

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

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

Anna Marie Kakegamic, Education Partnership Program (EPP) Officer  
Telephone: (807) 625-4685
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|akakegamic

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

Angela Benedict, EPP Officer
Telephone:  (807) 625-4917
E-mail: nan%23on%23ca|abenedict

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

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