Akwesasne Membership Board

Composition Of Members:  7 elected community members
(2 community members per District, 1 Chairperson)

Name

District

Term/Term Expires

  Esther Jock (Chair)

  Tsi Snaíhne

  4 years/October 17, 2019

  Cindy Lazore

  Tsi Snaíhne

  2 years/October 17, 2017

  Donna Delormier

  Kawehnò:ke

  2 years/October 17, 2017

  Heather Mitchell

  Kaná:takon

  2 years/October 17, 2017

  Leanne Thomas

  Kaná:takon

  4 years/October 17, 2019

  Joann Swamp

  Tsi Snaíhne

  4 years/October 17, 2019

  Jennifer Boots

  Kawehnò:ke

  4 years/October 17, 2019

    Portfolio Chiefs as Ex-officio status by Mohawk Council Resolution

Name

District

Expires

  Chief Darryl Lazare

  Kaná:takon

June 2018

  Chief Ryan Jacobs

  Kaná:takon

June 2018

  Chief Connie Lazore

  Tsi Snaíhne

June 2018

  Chief Vince Thompson

  Kawehnò:ke

June 2018

 

Mandate:     
This Board considers applications for Akwesasne Membership under the Akwesasne Membership Code and applications for Residency permits under the Akwesasne Residency Law.

Chairperson & Contact Number:  Esther Jock (613) 575 2519

Authority:    Akwesasne Membership Code MCR 1987/1988 - # 144
Akwesasne Residency Law MCR 1997/1998-#60

Tenure:      The Chairperson and one community member from each of the 3 Districts will serve a term of 4 years. 
The remaining 3 District community members will serve a term of 2 years. 
Council appointments are made after General Elections.

Charter:     Akwesasne Membership Board Charter
Akwesasne Membership Board Election Regulations

Status:           Active

Honorarium: In accordance with the MCA honorarium policy.