Aklavik - Notable People

Notable People

  • Frank Carmichael, trapper and former MLA for Mackenzie West and Mackenzie Delta
  • Nellie Cournoyea, former Premier of the Northwest Territories
  • Glenna Hansen, former Commissioner of the Northwest Territories
  • Robert C. McLeod, MLA for Inuvik Twin Lakes
  • Abe Okpik, first Inuk on the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories and spearheaded Project Surname to replace disc numbers
  • Vince Steen, former MLA for Nunakput

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