CHIEF & COUNCIL

The Tsawout Band’s Leadership consists of elected members of the community that make up the Chief and Council.

Elections are currently held bi-annually, with the most recent election of July 2019. The Current leadership are:

Chief: Nick Claxton

Council:

  • Samantha Etzel
  • John Etzel
  • Abraham Pelkey
  • Mary Ann Sam
  • Stanley Sam
  • Bruce Underwood
  • Mavis Underwood
  • John Wilson
Chief
Dr. Nick Claxton
Councilor
Samantha Etzel
Councilor
John Etzel
Councilor
Abe Pelkey
Councilor
Stanley Sam
Councilor
Maryann Sam
Councilor
Bruce Underwood
Councilor
Mavis Underwood
Councilor
John Wilson