Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation

"Let us not think of Ourselves, but of Our Children's Children."

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To be a leader in Governance, Administration and Economic Development using the guiding principle of Chief Ahtahkakoop:

"Let us not think of Ourselves, but of Our Children's Children." (Chief Ahtahkakoop, 1876)

Leadership

Start of Term:  June 17, 2017
End of Term: June 16, 2021

Chief Larry Ahenakew

Chief Larry Ahenakew

Councillor Ben Ahenakew

Councillor Ben Ahenakew

Councillor Burton Ahenakew

Councillor Burton Ahenakew

Councillor Clifford S. Ahenakew

Councillor Clifford S. Ahenakew

Councillor Utin Ahenakew

Councillor Utin Ahenakew

Councillor Bryce Isbister

Councillor Bryce Isbister

Councillor James Isbister

Councillor James Isbister

Councillor Patricia Isbister

Councillor Patricia Isbister

Councillor Carmen Little

Councillor Carmen Little

Councillor David Masuskapoe Jr.

Councillor David Masuskapoe Jr.

Councillor Eliza Sasakamoose

Councillor Eliza Sasakamoose

Councillor Stanley Sasakamoose

Councillor Stanley Sasakamoose

Chief & Council Strategic Goals

  • Promote, protect and enhance the Treaty Rights of the Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation Members.
  • Align Ahtahkakoop's organizational development in a manner that strengthens First Nations governance and builds community capacity that will position the Nation and it's people to thrive and succeed in a competitive global economy.
  • Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation will maximize opportunities to develop, own and manage it's resources to generate wealth and sustainability for the community and it's members.
  • In the spirit of Treaty and as intended by our forefathers, Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation acknowledges that we live in a complex and interdependent society and that it must continue to build and grow strong relationships with other First Nations; Indigenous and non-Indigenous, industry and other levels of governments and organizations to promote it's opportunities, contributions and successes, and to secure Ahtahkakoop's position as a governance and business leader.
  • Ahtahkakoop Cree Nation will seize it's competitive advantage by maximizing it's human resource potential.
  • Hold in-trust and safeguard existing and acquired property for the benefit of the Ahtahkakoop Band Membership.

chief & council objectives

  1. Adopt or develop a Treaty Six position paper.
  2. Implement a process to begin establishing bylaws.
  3. Introduce and implement a Governance Policy and Convention Act.