Traditional Knowledge and Strengthening Partnerships Steering Committee

Members List

Government of the Northwest Territories
Vacant (Chair)


Lana Lowe
Director, Lands Dept.
Fort Nelson First Nation
Fort Nelson, BC V0C 1R0

Tel: 250-500-1782


Corrine Porter
MRBB Yukon Aboriginal Member
PO Box 680
Watson Lake, YT Y0A 1C0

Tel : 250-779-3181 ext 1003
 Fax 250-779-3020


Joseph Tsannie
MRBB Saskatchewan Aboriginal Member
Athabasca Vice Chief
Prince Albert Grand Council
2300 10th Avenue Prince Albert, SK  S6V 6Z1

Tel: 306-953-7200


Chief Gerry Cheezie
MRBB Alberta Member
Smith’s Landing First Nation
Box 2015
Fort Fitzgerald, AB T0V 1A0

Tel: (SLFN Office) 867-872-4950

Leon Andrew
MRBB Northwest Territories Aboriginal Member
P.O. Box 475
Norman Wells NT  X0E 0V0

Tel: 867-587-4433 
Cell: 867-445-6187


Karin Smith Fargey
Environmental Monitoring and Science Division
Alberta Environment and Parks
10th Floor, 9888 Jasper Ave
Edmonton, AB  T5J 5C6

Tel: (780) 229-7266


Sharon Reedyk
Integration Planning Officer
Environment and Climate Change Canada
9250 49 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T6B 1K5

Tel: (780) 951-8721


George Lafferty
Community Consultation Officer
Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada
4923 – 52 st Box 1500
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2R3

Tel: 867-669-2746
Fax: 867-669-2439