Committees and Boards
Council Expense Claims
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The Chief & Council are elected officials who serve a three year term. Alexander
First Nation’s elections are governed by its own Band Custom Election Law. Chief
& Council are directly accountable to the band membership for the success of
the Alexander First Nations in carrying out the mission and vision and for the
conduct of its affairs. They must do so by meeting their legal and ethical
obligations when carrying out their duties. They act as a policy governing
board; their authority is derived from the federal laws and regulations
governing First Nations, the written bylaws of the Alexander First Nations and
established policies and procedures. The Chief & Council provide overall
leadership and direction to the Alexander First Nation. The mandate is to govern
the operations, setting direction and overseeing the activities of the
administration to ensure the programs and services are delivered to the band
membership in a fair, equitable and efficient manner.
"The Alexander First Nation mission is to provide physical, emotional and
mental well being for every member of the community through the provision of
quality health, social, cultural, economic employment training and education
programs and opportunities."