Tony Akoak

Gjoa Haven
Legislative Office: 

Phone: (867) 975-5014
Fax: (867) 975-5117
Email: takoak [at] assembly [dot] nu [dot] ca

Constituency Office: 

P.O. Box 8
Gjoa Haven, NU
X0B 1J0
Phone: (867) 360-6337
Fax: (867) 360-6819
Email: tonyakoak [at] gjoahavenmla [dot] ca

Tony Akoak was re-elected in the general election held on October 30, 2017, to represent the constituency of Gjoa Haven in the 5th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.

During the 5th Legislative Assembly’s first sitting, which was held on November 21, 2017, Mr. Akoak was appointed to serve as a Deputy Chairperson of the Committee of the Whole. Mr. Akoak also served in this position during the 4th Legislative Assembly.

Prior to his election to the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Akoak was employed as a public servant with the Legal Services Board of Nunavut. Mr. Akoak’s previous professional experience includes management positions with Arctic Co-operatives, Ltd. Mr. Akoak has also worked as a Community Aerodrome Radio Station Observer/Communicator. Mr. Akoak received his secondary education in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

Tony and Annie Akoak have two children. Mr. Akoak’s personal interests include hunting, camping and cooking.