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Council

 

Debra Vincent, Councillor

Portfolio: INFRASTRUCTURE
Roads, Water & Sewer, Sanitation, Environment, Mohawk Fire Department, Emergency Preparedness, Technical Services, Utilities, and Special Projects – Tobacco Quotas

 

Contact information: 613.396.3424 or 613.813.2367

  • Director, FNTI Board
  • Executive Assistant, National Aboriginal Capital Corporation Association
  • former member, Tyendinaga Justice Circle
  • Lifetime member of the Mohawk Agricultural Society, Director of Exhibits, and Arts & Crafts for Annual Mohawk Agricultural Fair
  • ArtFest 2015 Organizer, ArtFest 2014 Co-Organizer
  • former member, Mohawk Singers
  • Executive Assistant, National Aboriginal Health Organization
  • Self-employed - Artistic Inspirations

Douglas Maracle, Councillor

Portfolio: EDUCATION, CULTURE & LANGUAGE
Post Secondary Education, Daycare, Headstart, Quinte Mohawk School – Operations, Elementary K-8, Secondary  Education, Busing, Library, Before & After School Program, and Ohahase

 

Contact information: 613.396.3424 or 613.391.7058

  • Councillor of the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte for 30 years
  • Past Grand Chief at Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians (AIAI) for 6 years and Deputy Grand Chief 7 years
  • Former Chair of Loyalist College Board of Governors 2006-07
  • School Trustee 18 years
  • Past Chair Hastings Board of Education
  • Past Chair of Woodland Cultural Centre
  • Past Chair of First Nations Technical Institute (FNTI)
  • Honorary Member of Board of Directors, Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)
  • Retired from Ontario Hydro
  • Certified in Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Stacia Loft, Councillor

Portfolio: COMMUNITY WELLBEING – HEALTH & SOCIAL
Health Services, Home Support, Red Cedars, Ontario Works, Mohawk Family Services, QHC Diabetes, Income Support, Home & Community Care, Youth Services, and Fitness Centre
 

Contact Information: 613.396.3424 or 613.847.3557

  • Honours BA in Political Science
  • Certificate in Conflict Management
  • 15 years experience in Program Development, Delivery and Management
  • 7 years experience in Provincial/Federal program support for community based Aboriginal programs
  • Expertise in Children and Youth, Addictions and Mental Health, Justice and Homelessness issues
  • Working knowledge & experience in Strategic Planning, Cultural Competency Training and Proposal/Grant writing
  • Previously sat as a Director on the Board for Toronto Arts Council, and Society for Educational Visits and Exchanges in Canada (SEVEC)

Carl "Ted" Maracle, Councillor

Portfolio: HOUSING
New Construction, Renovations, RRAP – CMHC, HASI – CMHC, Band Rentals, Elders Lodge – Maintenance, Band Property Maintenance, Parks, and Recreation Complex – Future Planning/Maintenance 
 

Contact information: 613.396.3424 or 613.885.2458

  • Currently an Electrical Inspector with the Electrical Safety Authority with 18 years previous experience as an employee of the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte, Electrician
  • For approximately the past 20 years I have been a volunteer member of the Tyendinaga Education Committee
  • Member of the Mohawk Pentecostal Church for over 30 years and have serves as a Board member, Secretary Treasurer, Sunday School Teacher, Youth Leader and actively as a Worship Leader.
  • Have serves as a volunteer on many steering committees over the years and have been involved in policy development/amendments throughout our community programs and services.

I understand there are many outstanding issues and concerns in our community, such as the proposed water treatment plant, education funding, our aging infrastructure (Administration office, Fire hall, School, Roads, etc.), by-laws or the lack thereof. I will ensure that the community is aware of the status or progress of these issues through regular correspondence.

I am determined to serve you, our community, in an open, respectful, honest, fair and consistent manner.

CHIEF R. Don Maracle - Portfolio

Council as a Whole

Lands Research & Claims, Lands & Estates, Membership, Treaty Rights, Iroquois Caucus, Police Relations, Community Safety, Nation Building, Communications, Casino Rama Funding, Major Capital Projects, Finance/Administration/Human Resources, Budgets, MBQ Organizational Structure, Legal Matters, Consultation, MBQ Standing Committee, Intergovernmental Relations, Economic Development, Employment & Training.