Akwesasne Health Advisory Board

Composition Of Members:     7 members

Name

District

Term/Term Expires

 Gail McDonald

 Elder - Tsi Snaíhne

3 years/2020

 Courtney Thomas

 Tsi Snaíhne

3 years/2020

 Maxine Cole

 Elder – Kawehnò:ke

3 years/2020

 Corey Tarbell

 Kawehnò:ke

3 years/2020

 Carol Thompson

 Elder - Kaná:takon

3 years/2020

 Theresa Jacobs

 Kaná:takon

3 years/2020

 Jade Gabri

 Youth Representative

3 years/2020

Portfolio Chiefs as Ex-officio status by Mohawk Council Resolution

Name

District

Expires

 Chief Dennis Chaussi

Kawehnò:ke

June 2018

 Chief Karen Loran

Tsi Snaíhne

June 2018

 

 

 

 

Mandate:      
This Board is the community liaison on health issues by providing advice and support to Council and Akwesasne Department of Health. The Board develops and implements appropriate policies, programs and services that reflect traditional and community and values to provide efficient and responsive health programs and services. 

Chairperson & Contact Number: No Chair, contact Tess Benedict (613) 575-2341 Ext. 3301

Authority:   MCR # 1999/2000-#208

Tenure:       Each Member will sit on the Board for a term of three (3) years. The Portfolio Chief shall serve on the Board for the duration of their term of office.

Charter:      Akwesasne Health Board Charter MCR 2013/2014 - # 053

Call-Out:      Completed November 2016

Status:          Active

Honorarium:  In accordance with the MCA honorarium policy.