Board of Directors

Each of the 13 Qikiqtani communities has a Community Director to represent them on the QIA Board of Directors. In addition, there is a representative for youth, elders and women. Lastly, the Secretary-Treasurer, Vice President and President add to a total of 19 membership. The board meets twice a year usually during the spring and fall.
 

Joe Attagutaluk
Secretary Treasurer

Okalik Eegeesiak
President

George Echalook
Vice President

Levi Barnabas
Arctic Bay

Joanasie Karpik
Elder Representative

Olayuk Akesuk
Cape Dorset

Joanna Innualuk-Kunnuk
Women's Representative

Jerry Natanine
Clyde River

Edward Taqtu
Youth Representative

Larry Audlaluk
Grise Fiord

Peter Kattuk
Sanikiluaq
Community Director

Abraham Qammaniq
Hall Beach

Paul Amagoalik
Resolute Bay

Zacharias Kunuk
Igloolik

Stevie Aulaqiaq
Qikiqtarjuaq
Simon Nattaq
Iqaluit

Mikidjuk Lyta
Kimmirut

Rita Mike
Pangnirtung

Enookie Inuarak
Pond Inlet

Executive Committee
 
Community Directors
(elected by community members)
Appointees
(appointed by Community Directors)
Three Community Directors are appointed by the board to serve as Members-At-Large on the Executive.

The Secretary-Treasurer, President and Vice President are elected in a Baffin-wide election.