Savikataaq announces senior management shifts

Lorne Kusugak will be the minister of a new Department of Human Resources, set to be operational come April 1. Sheila Kolola will be deputy minister effective Dec. 17. Kusugak will also continue to serve as Minister of Community and Government Services. “I committed early in my term to the creation of the Department of...
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Michele LeTourneau
Michele LeTourneau first arrived at NNSL's headquarters in Yellowknife in1998, with a BA honours in Theatre. For four years she documented the arts across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Following a very short stint as a communications officer with the Government of the Northwest Territories, Michele spent a decade at a community-based environmental monitoring board in the mining industry, where she worked with Inuit, Chipewyan, Tlicho, Yellowknives Dene and Metis elders to help develop traditional knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit contributions for monitoring and management plans. She rejoined NNSL and moved to Iqaluit in May 2014 to write for Nunavut News. Michele has received a dozen awards for her work with NNSL.