Tribal Council

The mission of the Tribal Government is to exercise governmental authority to promote economic and social development, advocate and secure tribal rights, to secure tribal lands, to enhance educational opportunities and to protect traditional cultural values with a unified voice on behalf of its tribal members.

The Tribal Council members are the governmental leadership of the Gwichyaa Gwich’in Tribe. The Tribal Council consists of seven (7) members and is elected by a majority of the tribal voters.

Seat A: First ChiefNancy James                   Term 2020 – 2023
Seat B: Second ChiefMichael Peter             Term 2019 – 2022
Seat C: MemberCorrina Cadzow                 Term 2020 – 2023
Seat D: Member – Demetrie Alexander        Term 2018 – 2021
Seat E: MemberGerald Alexander              Term 2018 – 2021
Seat F: MemberMary Solomon                    Term 2019 – 2022
Seat G: MemberCharlotte Spencer            Term 2018 – 2021

Traditional Chief: Steve Ginnis