Joint Council

Joint Council

Environment Office serves the Joint Chiefs and Councils (Joint Council) of the Saugeen Ojibway Nation and their respective communities and membership. Joint Council consists of the leadership from both the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation (Neyaashiinigmiing; Nawash; Cape Croker) and the Chippewas of Saugeen First Nation (Saugeen), encompassing both Chiefs and all Councillors. Chiefs and Councillors are elected every two years as defined by the Indian Act; Nawash’s council was elected in 2019 and Saugeen’s council in 2020.

Contact soneo@saugeenojibwaynation.ca to be put in contact with a Councillor or Chief.

Saugeen First Nation

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Chief

Lester Anoquot

 

Councillors

Mike Henry
Sheena Kewageshig
Lorne Mandawoub
Gayle Mason
Conrad Ritchie
Doran Ritchie
Vern Roote
Melissa Snowdon
Letitia Thompson

 

Contact

Chippewas of Saugeen First Nation
Administration Office – (519) 797-2781
Executive Assistant – Leona Roote
saugeenfirstnation.ca

Nawash Unceded First Nation

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Chief

Greg Nadjiwon

 

Councillors

Anthony Chegahno
Arlene Chegahno
Carolynn Wright
Bernard (Barney) Keeshig
Solomon King
Sidney Nadjiwon
Martha Pedoniquotte
Geewadin Elliott
Nick Saunders

 

Contact

Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation
Administration Office – (519) 534-1689
Executive Assistant – Terry King
nawash.ca