Official Candidates List for MCK By-Election

Electoral Officer Angus L. Montour announced the Official Candidates List this afternoon for the October 19th MCK By-Election via Facebook Live on the Mohawk Council of Kahnawake page. Five (5) community members will run for one position as Elected Council Chief on the Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke. They are listed below in alphabetical order.

NAME NOMINATED BY: SECONDED BY:
1 Angie Whitebean BRASCOUP Kevin McComber Teiawentathe Etienne-Jacobs
2 Cody DIABO Nathan White Rebecca Kirstie Diabo
3 Keith McGREGOR Cheryl Montour Kirstin Montour
4 Robert Bobby PATTON Jr. Amy-Leigh Patton Leatrice Leborgne
5 Tonia WILLIAMS Sandra McComber Donna Stacey

All Nominees were vetted through a vigorous background check conducted by the Kahnawake Peacekeepers, the Court of Kahnawà:ke, and the Office of the Kanien’kehá:ka of Kahnawà:ke Registry and they have accepted their nominations and were deemed by the Electoral Officer to have met all eligibility criteria as per the Kahnawà:ke Election Law.

Some important dates to remember:

  • The MCK By-Election takes place on Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 9am to 3pm at the Karonhianónhnha School Gymnasium
  • An Advanced Poll for those registered takes place on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the Golden Age Club
  • Meet the Candidates Night takes place tonight (Wednesday, October 9) at the Golden Age Club

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For further information, please contact:

Angus L. Montour, Electoral Officer

Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke By-Election

Cellular: 514-442-9114

Email: angus.montour@kahnawakeelections.com

View official MCK Press Release