The Council of Sagamok Anishnawbek has a long history of good leadership and good governance that work for the benefit of Sagamok Anishnawbek. Over the years many Sagamok Anishnawbek members have come together to work as Chief and Council, employees, engaging community members whom are our youth, elders and adults that have all contributed to the success for Sagamok Anishnawbek. It is Sagamok Anishnawbek’s connection to our culture as Anishnaabe that form the root of who we are and how we walk in this world and how we will prepare for the future of our community.
Sagamok Anishnawbek Chief and Council believe in the importance of being accountable, transparent and responsible to its membership. The expectation of good governance and administration is a function of working together to achieve Sagamok Anishnawbek goals and objectives. Strategic planning and policy development are linked with community engagement in determining the path forward. Effective communication is important in all aspects of maintaining, managing and conveying what Sagamok Ansihnawbek is doing. As the governing structure of Sagamok Anishnawbek Chief and Council strive to work in a professional and accountable manner. As the overall leaders of the Sagamok Anishnawbek Chief and Council have complex functions that require critical thinking and knowledge of public administration and governance.
Chief and twelve Councilors provide leadership to Sagamok Anishnawbek that oversee the work of the organization directly and indirectly through the Director of Operations.