Official list of Candidates announced for 2021 MCK Elections

The following is the official list of candidates for the 2021 Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke Elections. There are five (5) candidates for the position of Grand Chief and twenty (20) candidates for the position of Council Chief. Please be reminded that Election Day will be held on Saturday, July 3, 2021, from 9am – 6pm (location to be determined).

 

NOMINEES FOR THE POSITION OF GRAND CHIEF:

  NAME: NOMINATED BY: SECONDED BY:
1 DEER, Gina Kenneth McComber Franklin Williams
2 DEER, Sterling Barton Goodleaf Virginia Standup
3 MCCOMBER, Frankie ‘Fafa’ Charles Barnett Donna McComber
4 MYIOW, Keith Kanenharoton Brian Jacobs Wallace Stacey
5 SKY-DEER, Kahsennenhawe Derek White Joanne Patton

 

NOMINEES FOR THE POSITION OF RATITSÉNHAIENHS:

  NAME: NOMINATED BY: SECONDED BY:
1. BOYER, Arnold       Lloyd Phillips       Anne Marie Phillips
2. DELISLE, Craig       Treena Delisle        Kelly Stacey
3. DELISLE, Iohahiio Wahiio       Lionel Deer        John Mayo
4. DELISLE, Michael Jr.       Terry Lee Horn        Sarah Delisle
5. DIABO, Cody       Warren White        Nathan White
6. DIABO, Michael       William Delaronde        Kevin McComber
7. GOODLEAF, Barton       Virginia Standup        Derek White
8. JOHNSON, Jeremiah       Towanna Miller        David Lahache
9. KIRBY, Rhonda       Martin Horn        Joanne Patton
10. LAZARE, Jessica Teiotsistohkwáthe       Ohontsakete Montour        Amy Patton
11. LAZARE, Watio Matthew       Jessica Lazare        James Montour
12. LEBORGNE, Lindsay       Michael O’Brien        Dwaine Ouimet
13. MONTOUR, Kakwirakeron Ross       Dale Deom Dell        Cathy Rice
14. MONTOUR, Melissa       James P Montour        Jaime Diabo
15. MONTOUR, Ryan Keith       John M Montour        John McComber
16. PATTON, Robert Jr.       Leatrice Leborgne       Martin Leborgne Jr.
17. PERRON, Tonya Wentanoron       Carlene Leclaire       Carol Ann Monick
18. RICE, Alan John (AJ)       Alana Goodleaf       Dwaine White
19. RICE, Harry Angus       Joely Van Dommelin       Catherine Paul Rice
20 WILLIAMS, Tonia       Cynthia Jacobs       Linda Norton

 

“Please be reminded that all of the former nominees have been vetted through all applicable and available verification processes,” said Electoral Officer Angus Montour. “All are deemed, as per my certification, to be legitimate and true candidates for the 2021 MCK elections.”

 

“As a final note, any nominee name missing from the original unofficial list have either withdrew their application or have been deemed ineligible to run in the 2021 election, due to section 12.1 (h) of the Mohawk Council of Kahnawà:ke Elections Law, but are eligible in 2024,” he continued.