The Honourable Joe Enook


Speaker of the Legislative Assembly

Legislative Office: 

Phone: (867) 975-5035
Fax: (867) 975-5107
Email: jenook [at] assembly [dot] nu [dot] ca

Constituency Office: 

P.O. Box 30
Pond Inlet, NU
X0A 0S0
Phone: (867) 899-8999
Fax: (867) 899-8713
Email: joeenook [at] tununiqmla [dot] ca

Joe Enook was re-elected in the general election held on October 30, 2017, to represent the constituency of Tununiq in the 5th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.

Mr. Enook was acclaimed as Speaker during the November 17, 2017, proceedings of the Nunavut Leadership Forum. Mr. Enook formally took the Chair on November 21, 2017, at the commencement of the first sitting of the 5th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.

Mr. Enook previously served in the 3rd and 4th Legislative Assemblies. Mr. Enook served as the Deputy Speaker and Chairperson of the Committee of the Whole during the 4th Legislative Assembly.

Prior to his election to the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Enook served as the Nunasi Corporation’s Vice-President of Nunavut Operations from 2000-2011. Mr. Enook previously worked as the Executive Assistant to the President of Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated from 1994-2000. He has also held positions in the travel and tourism sector of the economy.

Mr. Enook is a former Chairperson of the Baffin Divisional Board of Education and a member of the Pond Inlet Education Council. He has extensive experience working in the fields of board governance and oversight.

Mr. Enook’s partner is Mary D. Kilabuk. Mr. Enook’s personal interests include reading, sports and camping.