Staff Profile

Mary Tait - SLAAMB Co-ordinator

  • handles Individual Initiatives program
  • oversees the day-to-day operation of the SLAAMB office

Email Mary Tait


Genny Kakekaspan - Finance Officer

  • Handles all financial matters

Email: Genny Kakekaspan


Ziggy Beardy - Project Officer

  • handles the communities of: Cat Lake, Eagle Lake, Fort Severn, North Caribou Lake, Muskrat Dam, Saugeen, Slate Falls, Wabigoon and First Nation Organizations of: Nishnawbe-Gamik Friendship Centre, IFNA, Shibogama FNC and Individual Initiatives

Email Ziggy Beardy

Roy Anderson - Project Officer

  • handles the communities of: Bearskin Lake, Deer Lake , Keewaywin, Koocheching, North Spirit Lake, Pikangikum, Popolar Hill, McDowell Lake, Sandy Lake and First Nation Organizations of: Windigo FNC, Tikinagan CFS and DW Initiatives

Email Roy Anderson


Jim Beardy - Project Officer

  • handles the communities of: Kasabonika, Kingfisher Lake, Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug, Mishkeegogamang, Sachigo Lake, Wapekeka, Wawakapewin, Wunnumin Lake, Equay-wuk (Women's Group), Northern Chiefs, NNEC and Wawatay

Email Jim Beary

Jemima Chapman - Finance Clerk

  • handles the financial matters and proper implementation of financial procedures
  • updating information as received from HRDC
  • follow-up on inquiries from sponsors with respect to payments outstanding, as well as audit inquiries
  • prepare project approval letters
  • reconcile program commitments with printouts and other reports
  • prepare and review all contracts
  • prepare packages of forms required by program for Project Officers' contract development

Joanne Keewaycabo - Assistant Finance Clerk


Valerie Kakekaspan - Secretary / Receptionist

  • handles secretarial and receptionist duties