Currently there are 12 members of Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services Corporations Board of Directors for the 2019 year.

These individuals are as follows:

Board of Directors- 2019

Chair: Independent First Nation Alliance

Jim Beardy


Vice Chair: Windigo First Nation Council

Frank McKay


Secretary/Treasurer: Matawa First Nation Management

Chief Celia Echum


Director: Wabun Tribal Council

Jason Batise


Director: Mushkegowuk Council

Theresa Spence


Director: Keewaytinook Okimakanak Board of Education

Chris Kakegamic


Director: Shibogama Tribal Council

Simon Winnepetonga

Director: Independent Bands

Tom Wassaykeesic


Youth Representative

Randall Crowe, Deer Lake First Nation


Elder East

Gregory Koostachin,  Attawapiskat First Nation


Elder West



Elder Central

Sarah Waboose, Eabametoong First Nation



Deputy Grand Chief Derek Fox, Nishnawbe-Aski Nation




Coming Soon: Board Member Biographies