The following is a list of Eligible Candidates that are running for the By-election of one (1) Eastern Off-Reserve Trustee for the Long Plain First Nation Trust.
Robert Francis: He currently lives in Portage La Prairie, Mb. He is also a former Councillor of Long Plain First Nation. Currently he is a Head Start Driver for the Head Start Program located in Long Plain First Nation.
Patricia A. Myran: Has resided in Winnipeg, Mb for 47 years. She Graduated from U of W with a BA in history. She was a Historical land claims researcher, director and assistant director for the Treaty & Aboriginal Rights Researcher Centre of Manitoba. She was employed at the Centre for 17 years. She also sat on Long Plain Election Interview Committee for the past 3 elections and also sat as a technician for AFN’s Chiefs Committee on claims for 5 years.
Elvis Pelletier: His pertinent experience includes the following;
10 years carpentry building with CMHC housing.
6 years contracting business CMHC, RRAP, on & off reserve,
5 years agricultural worker
The Election will be held on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at the Rufus Price Building, located at Room210/5000 Crescent Road West. Voting Polls will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 pm and the ballot count will start at 8:15 p.m.