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Board of Directors

The Kivalliq Inuit Association has ten elected members who govern the KIA, and represent all Inuit of the Kivalliq Region. The Board of Directors provides political direction for the organization, and develops and monitors policies that direct the operations of the organization.

Each Board member is elected for a term of three years, except for the President, who has a four-year term. The Board has a President, a Vice-President, a Secretary-Treasurer, and seven community Directors from each of the Kivalliq communities.


David Ningeongan President
Tagak Curley Vice President
Donna Adams Secretary-Treasurer
David Kuksuk Director for Arviat
Thomas Elytook Director for Baker Lake
Peter Kattegatsiak Director for Chesterfield Inlet
Hannah Angootialuk Director for Coral Harbour
Hamish Tatty Director for Rankin Inlet
Helena Malliki Director for Naujaat
Alana Kuksuk Director for Whale Cove