ELECTION REPORTS & UPDATES
Declaration of Results of Recount (July 14, 2021)
2021 Nipissing First Nation Election Report (July 10, 2021)
Livestream of Vote Count (July 9-10, 2021)
CHIEF & COUNCIL 2021 – 2024 TERM
Chief Scott McLeod
Deputy Chief Mike Sawyer
Councillor Joan McLeod Shabogesic
Councillor June Commanda
Councillor Tyeler Commanda
Councillor Eric (Rick) Stevens
Councillor Jane B. Commanda
Councillor Daniel M. Stevens
Meet the Candidates
Candidates’ Nights provide an opportunity for NFN Debendaagziwaad (citizens) to hear from the candidates for Gimaa (Chief) and E-giigdowaad (Council) to understand each candidate’s platform for the upcoming election.
THESE ARE VIRTUAL EVENTS AND PARTICIPATION IS VOLUNTARY. Candidates for Chief will have 10 minutes each, and candidates for Council will have 5 minutes each to outline their platforms.
In order to be an eligible candidate for a position of Chief or Council the person nominated must be:
- an “eligible voter” as defined in the Nipissing First Nation Custom Election Regulations;
- must reside within a 100 km radius of Nipissing First Nation Administration office located in Garden Village;
- must take a leave of absence from his/her employment effective from the date of acceptance of nomination until the results of the election have been finalized, if employed by Nipissing First Nation.
Nipissing First Nation Electoral Officer
P.O. Box 23003 FERRIS,
North Bay, ON P1A 4K6