Email: asammurtok [at] assembly [dot] nu [dot] ca
Email: AlexSammurtok [at] rankininletsouthmla [dot] ca
Alexander Sammurtok was elected in a by-election held on February 10, 2014, to represent the constituency of Rankin Inlet South in the 4th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.
Prior to his retirement, Mr. Sammurtok was a public servant in the territorial government. Mr. Sammurtok held a number of positions during his career, including Regional Director in the Department of Community and Government Services. Mr. Sammurtok is a trained plumber.
Mr. Sammurtok attended the Churchill Vocational Centre. During his public service career, Mr. Sammurtok took a number of professional courses, including the Sivuliuqtit Management Development Program. Mr. Sammurtok is a former Mayor of Whale Cove.
Mr. Sammurtok is the proud father of six children. Mr. Sammurtok’s personal interests include hunting and other on-the-land activities.