David Qamaniq

Constituency: 
Tununiq
Legislative Office: 

Phone: (867) 975-5035
Fax: (867) 975-5112
Email: dqamaniq [at] assembly [dot] nu [dot] ca

Constituency Office: 

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David Qamaniq was elected in a by-election held on September 16, 2019, to represent the constituency of Tununiq in the 5th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.

Prior to his election to the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Qamaniq was employed with the Qikiqtani Inuit Association as its Pond Inlet Community Coordinator. He has previously held a number of positions in the governance field.

Mr. Qamaniq served as Mayor of Pond Inlet from 2005-2007. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Tununiq Sauniq Co-op, a member of the Board of Directors of the Mittimatalik Hunters and Trappers Organization, a member of the Pond Inlet District Education Authority and the Chair of the Sirmilik National Park Joint Park Management Committee.

Mr. Qamaniq is married to Leah Qamaniq. They are the parents of Len Joby Qamaniq.

Mr. Qamaniq’s personal interests include hunting and camping. He has performed with the Tununiq Theatre Group and had roles in the films Frostfire, Glory & Honor and The White Archer.