Clarence Jolly


Greg Jolly

Deputy Chief

George Wapachee

Director General

Chief & Council

Council Members



Council Members

The Council is a continuing body consisting of the council members holding office pursuant to the Cree Naskapi (of Quebec) Act and By-law No. 87 respecting elections.

Anderson Jolly

Council Member

Walter Jolly

Council Member

Edna Neeposh

Council Member

Edna L. Neeposh

Council Member

John Henry Wapachee

Council Member



Mission & Vision

The Cree Nation of Nemaska is committed to providing top quality services and programs to meet the needs of its community members, while respecting and promoting Cree Culture and values. Together, we will ensure the general welfare, economic and social development of our members and build a prosperous community.

The Cree Nation of Nemaska strives to be a proud community respectful of our individual and collective obligations, demonstrating strong ethics in order to achieve growth through sustainable human and economic development.

Chief & Council

Title of PositionName
ChiefClarence Jolly
Deputy ChiefGreg Jolly
Corporate SecretaryTanya Lamoureaux
Executive AssistantBrenda Jane Wapachee

Human Resources

Title of PositionName
Director of Human ResourcesRuth Jolly
Office CoordinatorNancy Wapachee Sr.
Office SecretaryNancy Wapachee Jr.
ReceptionistShannon Trapper



Title of PositionName
Treasurer and CFORaynald Boutin
Finance SupervisorBrenda Blacksmith
Accounts PayableJanie Wapachee
Accounts receivableCharlotte Wapachee
Specialized Accounting ClerkJanet Moar
Payroll ClerkAmelia Moar

Social Development

Title of PositionName
Director of Social DevelopmentClarence Jolly
Sports ComplexBill Blackned
Youth Development CoordinatorSimeon Wapachee
Cultural and Special Projects CoordinatorDeborah Wapachee
Wellness SupervisorStella Moar



Title of PositionName
Director of HousingStephanie Jolly
Housing Maintenance SupervisorPeter Moar

Public Health & Safety

Title of PositionName
Director of Public Health and SafetyClarence Jason Jolly
Fire ChiefEsther Wapachee


Land & Sustainable Development

Title of PositionName
Director of Land & Sustainable DevelopmentMatthew Tanoush
Economic Development OfficerRobert Kitchen
Finance and Benefits CounsellorElizabeth Tanoush
Local Niskamoon CoordinatorStella Jolly

Public Works

Title of PositionName
Director of Public WorksReuben Jolly