Ilitaqsiniq is proud to have an all-Inuit Board of Directors who work together to govern Ilitaqsiniq and provide strategic input to our decisions. Our staff team is responsible for the design and delivery of Ilitaqsiniq’s entire suite of programs.
With everyone based in Nunavut, we are closely connected to Nunavummiut and are able to tailor our holistic programs to participants’ and communities’ needs.
Ilitaqsiniq also works with a large roster of Elders, content specialists and youth who offer project-based support and bring wisdom, knowledge, expertise and passion to our programs.
Inukshuk AksalnikVice-President / Qikiqtani Representative
Sandi VincentSecretary / Treasurer / Qikiqtani Representative
Elizabeth LyallKitikmeot Representative
Jenna KamingoakKitikmeot Representative
Toota TattyKivalliq Representative
Veronica ConnellyKivalliq Representative
Early Years Teams
Rankin Early Years Team
Back row: Belinda Ugjuk, Laura Merritt, Lyla Haulli, Debbie Baker
Front row: Cassandra Saumik, Cassandra Nattar, Martha Palluq, Catherine Tatty
Arviat Early Years Team
Left to right: Patricia Arnalak, Linda Sheetoga, Mary Issumatardjak, Hilary Manik, Veronica Muckpah, Elisabeth Pingushat, Nicholas Arnalukjuak, Jane Otuk, Katelyn Sewoee, Lena Napayok, Leah Owlijoot, Jacqueline Malla
Front row: Stephanie Bell, Stephanie Aulatjut
Missing: Lillian Arnalak
Naujaat Early Years Team
Rhoda Milortok, Anna Putulik, Brittany Holm, Jessica Tinashlu, Autut Kusugak, Carmen Kusugak