Margaret Nakashuk

Legislative Office: 

Phone: (867) 975-5139
Fax: (867) 975-5061
Email: mnakashuk [at] assembly [dot] nu [dot] ca

Constituency Office: 

P.O. Box 36
Pangnirtung, NU
X0A 0R0
Phone: (867) 473-8220
Fax: (867) 473-8227
Email: margaretnakashuk [at] pangnirtungmla [dot] ca

Margaret Nakashuk was elected in the general election held on October 30, 2017, to represent the constituency of Pangnirtung in the 5th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.

Prior to her election, Ms. Nakashuk was employed by the Government of Nunavut’s Department of Family Services. Her previous professional experience includes positons as an Adult Educator and a Career Development Officer. Ms. Nakashuk’s educational background includes participation in the Nunavut Sivuniksavut Program and the Government of Nunavut’s Hivuliqtikhanut Leadership Program.

Ms. Nakashuk has served as an elected member of the Municipal Council of Pangnirtung and the community’s District Education Authority. Ms. Nakashuk is a former Justice of the Peace. Her volunteer activities include work with Elders and youth.

Ms. Nakashuk’s personal interests include knitting, sewing, baking and travelling. Margaret and Andrew Nakashuk have two children, Natasha and Anthony, and one grandson, Felix.