Council of Elders

Composition Of Members:  6  District members
(3 community members per District and 3 Elders)

Name

District

Term/Term Ends

  Leona Benedict (Chair)

  Kaná:takon

  No expiration

  Elizabeth Nanticoke

  Kawehnò:ke

  No expiration

  Vacant

  Tsi Snaíhne

  No expiration

  Vacant

  Kaná:takon

  No expiration

  Vacant

  Kawehnò:ke

  No expiration

  Vacant

  Tsi Snaíhne

  No expiration

 

Mandate: 
The Elders’ Council is to hear appeals under the Membership Code, Ethical Conduct Law, Residency Law, Land Dispute Tribunal and the Dog By-law.

Chairperson & Contact Number: Leona Benedict  (613) 575- 2250 Ext. 2406

Authority: Akwesasne Membership Code  (Enacted June 26, 1987)           

Tenure: The persons appointed to the Council of Elders or as alternates will remain in that   position until a vacancy occurs.

Charter: Charter of the Council of Elders  MCR 2003/2004 - # 022
             Regulations of the Council of Elders MCR 2003/2004-#022

Call-Out: Needed

Status: Active

Honorarium: In accordance with the MCA honorarium policy.