Chief & Council

Neyaashiinigmiing’s governing body consists of One Chief and Nine Councillors. Chief and Council are elected every two years in accordance with the Indian Act. 

2019/2021 Chief and Council Emails


Chief & Council:

Chief                                        Greg Nadjiwon                                  

Tribal Secretary                      Terry King                                         

Councillor                                Anthony Chegahno                           

Councillor                                Nick Saunders                                  

Councillor                                Sidney Nadjiwon                               

Councillor                                Solomon King                                   

Councillor                                Geewadin Elliott                               

Councillor                                Martha Pedoniquotte                      

Councillor                                Carolynn Wright                               

Councillor                                Arlene Chegahno                              

Councillor                     John Bernard Keeshig (Barney)                

Saugeen Ojibway Nation Environment Office

Portfolio Appointments

For 2019 to 2021 Term


Name of File Councillors appointed
Nuclear Files - Bruce Power, NWMNO, OPG and CNSC Bernard Keeshig, Carolynn Wright, Martha Pedoniquotte & Anthony Chegahno
Bruce Power - TEEBO Nick Saunders, Bernard Keeshig, Solomon King & Martha Pedoniquotte.
Land Claims, Burial Grounds and Archaeology Solomon King, Geewadin Elliott, Anthony Chegahno and Sidney Nadjiwon
SON/Fisheries/Governance Team Nick Saunders, Sidney Nadjiwon & Carolynn Wright
Parks Canada Anthony Chegahno, Sidney Nadjiwon, Martha Pedoniquotte & Bernard Keeshig
SON/HONI/B2M Arlene Chegahno & Geewadin Elliott
SON/WIND/K2 working group Anthony Chegahno & Martha Pedoniquotte
MEI - Pits and Quarries Nick Saunders, Bernard Keeshig & Sidney Nadjiwon
Trans Canada Nick Saunders & Anthony Chegahno

Executive Assistant:
Terry King
tel:  519.534.1689
fax: 519.534.2130