Chief & Council

Executive Assistant:
Terry King
Tel:  519-534-1689
Fax: 519-534-2130

Senior Administrative Officer:

Mike Earl
Tel:  519-534-1689
Fax: 519-534-2130

Manager of Operations:

Pam Linklater
Tel:  519-534-1689
Fax: 519-534-2130

Pictured from left to right: Randa Keeshig, Sidney Nadjiwon, Arlene Chegahno, Kathy Jones, Veronica Smith, Anthony Chegahno, Beverley Nadjiwon, Carlene Keeshig, Norma Tobey and Nick Saunders.

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.

Chief and Council
1 Ogimaakwe Veronica Smith

Cell: 519-378-5409

Not shown Tribal Secretary Terry King


2 Councillor Anthony Chegahno

Cell: 519-379-6587

3 Councillor Sidney Nadjiwon

Cell: 519-378-8317

4 Councillor Arlene Chegahno

Cell: 519-379-0468

5 Councillor Carlene Keeshig

Cell: 519-378-5319

6 Councillor Norma Tobey

Cell: 519-378-5680

7 Councillor Beverley Nadjiwon

Cell: 519-378-5376

8 Councillor Nick Saunders

Cell: 519-379-5949

9 Councillor Randa Keeshig

Cell: 519-378-5341

10 Councillor Kathy Jones

Cell: 519-375-5760


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