Community Contacts

Find a recreation director, recreation coordinator, youth centre worker, recreation facility maintainer, or friendship centre manager in the NWT from the list below.

Aklavik

Recreation Coordinator

Dean McLeod

Hamlet of Aklavik
Box 88
Aklavik, NT X0E 0A0

(867) 978-2355

(867) 978-2434

dmcleod@permafrost.com

Recreation Facility Maintainer

JD Storr

Hamlet of Aklavik
Box 88
Aklavik, NT X0E 0A0

(867) 978-2636

(867) 978-2434

Behchoko

Recreation Coordinator

Community Government of Behchoko
Box 68
Behchoko NT X0E 0Y0

(867) 392-6500

(867) 392-6139

recreation@behchoko.ca

Rae Edzo Friendship Centre

Violet Camsell-Blondin, Executive Director

Box 85
Behchoko NT X0E 0Y0

(867) 392-6000

(867) 392-6093

refc_exdir@northwestel.net

Colville Lake

Recreation Coordinator

Sheena Kochon

Behdzi Ahda First Nation
Box 53
Colville Lake NT X0E 0V0

(867) 709-2200

(867) 709-2202

skochon@hotmail.com


Deline

Recreation Coordinator

Brianna Tanetorn

Charter Community of Deline
General Delivery
Deline, NT X0E 0G0

(867) 589-5594

(867) 589-4106

ccd_recreation@gov.deline.ca

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Bruce Kenny

General Delivery
Deline, NT X0E 0G0

(867) 589-4800

(867) 589-4106

Youth Centre

Vacant

Charter Community of Deline
General Delivery
Deline, NT X0E 0G0

(867) 589-3151

(867) 589-4208


Enterprise

Recreation and Wellness Coordinator

Julia Norberg

Hamlet of Enterprise
526 Robin Road
Enterprise NT X0E 0R1

(867) 984-3005

(867) 984-3400

wellness@enterprise-nt.ca

Youth Coordinator

Sandra McMaster

Hamlet of Enterprise
526 Robin Road
Enterprise NT X0E 0R1

(867) 984-3005

(867) 984-3400

enterprise_youthprogrammer@outlook.com

Fort Good Hope

Recreation Coordinator

Freda Kelly

K’asho Got’ine Charter Community
Box 80
Fort Good Hope NT X0E 0H0

(867) 598-2231

(867) 598-2024

freda.kelly@fghband.com


Fort Liard

Manager of Recreation, Sport & Youth

Roslyn Firth

General Delivery
Hamlet of Fort Liard
Fort Liard NT X0G 0A0

(867) 770-4104

(867) 770-4004

mry@fortliard.com

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Fabien Hope

Hamlet of Fort Liard
General Delivery
Fort Liard NT X0G 0A0

(867) 770-4104 ext. 118

(867) 770-4004

Fort McPherson

Recreation Coordinator

Stephanie Peterson

Hamlet of Fort McPherson
Box 57
Fort McPherson NT X0E 0J0

(867) 952-2428

(867) 952-2725

recreation@fortmcpherson.ca

Facility Maintainer

Vacant

Box 57
Fort McPherson NT X0E 0J0

(867) 952-2428

(867) 952-2725

Fort Providence

Recreation Coordinator

Andre Bolduc

Hamlet of Fort Providence
Box 290
Fort Providence, NT X0E 0L0

(867) 699-3441

(867) 699-3360

fortprovidencerecreation@gmail.com

Facility Maintainer

Ted Matto

Hamlet of Fort Providence
Box 290
Fort Providence NT X0E 0L0

(867) 699-3424

(867) 699-3360

Fort Resolution

Recreation Programmer

Vanessa Sanderson

Hamlet of Fort Resolution
General Delivery
Fort Resolution NT X0E 0M0

(867) 394-4541 or (867) 394-4094

(867) 394-5415

vanessa.recprog1@gmail.com

Recreation Programmer

Wanda Balsillie

Hamlet of Fort Resolution
General Delivery
Fort Resolution NT X0E 0M0

(867) 394-4556 or (867) 394-4094

(867) 394-5415

wanda.recprog2@gmail.com

Youth Centre Complex/Pool

(867) 952-2352


Fort Simpson

Recreation Coordinator

Nathan McPherson

Village of Fort Simpson
Box 438
Fort Simpson NT X0E 0N0

(867) 695-3300

(876) 695-2120

recreation@vofs.ca

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Trevor Kjeldsli/Shawn Gillis/Fred Tesou

Village of Fort Simpson
Box 438
Fort Simpson NT X0E 0N0

(867) 695-3300

(876) 695-2120

Deh Cho Friendship Centre

Aaron McNabb

Village of Fort Simpson
Box 470
Fort Simpson NT X0E 0N0

(867) 695-2577

(876) 695-2141

dehchofc@northwestel.net


Fort Smith

Recreation Programmer

Cynthia White

Town of Fort Smith
Box 147
Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0

(867) 872-4732

(867) 872-4848

cwhite@fortsmith.ca

Recreation Facility Maintainer 

Don Maclean

Town of Fort Smith
Box 347
Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0

(867) 872-4732

(867) 872-4848

dwmaclean@fortsmith.ca

Pool Supervisor

Town of Fort Smith
Box 147
Fort Smith NT X0E 0P0

(867) 872-4732

(867) 872-4848

Uncle Gabe’s Friendship Centre

Tina McNeill, Executive Director

Amy Harris, Youth Coordinator

Box 147
Fort Smith NT X0E 0P0

(867) 872-3004

(867) 872-5313

tmcneil@northwestel.net; amyharrisyc@hotmail.com

Gameti

Recreation Coordinator

Juanita Bekale

Community Government of Gameti
Box 1
Gameti, NT X0E 1R0

(867) 997-3441

(867) 997-3411

recreation@gameti.org

Hay River

Director Recreation & Community Services

Ian Frankton

Town of Hay River
73 Woodland Drive
Hay River NT X0E 1G1

(867) 874-6522 ext. 226

(867)874-3237

ifrankton@hayriver.com

Recreation Programmer

Dale Loutit

Town of Hay River
73 Woodland Drive
Hay River, NT X0E 1G1

(867) 874-6522 ext. 240

(867)874-3237

programming@hayriver.com

Lead Hand, Facility Maintainer

Kim Tybring

Town of Hay River
73 Woodland Drive
Hay River NT X0E 1G1

(867) 874-6522 ext. 239

(867)874-3237

ktybring@hayriver.com

Aquatic Supervisor

Ashley Coombs

Town of Hay River
73 Woodland Drive
Hay River NT X0E 1G1

(867) 874-6522 ext. 234

(867)874-3237

aquatics@hayriver.com

Soaring Eagle Friendship Centre

Clarissa Neyando, President

8 Gagnier Street
Hay River NT X0E 1G1

(867) 874-6581

sefcpc@northwestel.net


K'atl'odeeche

Director of Sports & Recreation

K’atlodeeche
Box 3060
Hay River Reserve, NT X0E 1G4

(867) 874-3107

(867) 874-3229

hrdb@katlodeeche.com

K’atl’odeeche Youth Centre

Lennie Fabian

K’atlodeeche
Box 3060
Hay River Reserve, NT X0E 1G4

(867) 874-5707

(867) 874-3229

justice@katlodeeche.com

Inuvik

Recreation Programmer

Steve Krug

Town of Inuvik
Box 1160
Inuvik NT X0E 0T0

(867) 777-8636

(867) 777-2017

skrug@inuvik.ca

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Barry Setzer

Town of Inuvik
Box 1160
Inuvik NT X0E 0T0

(867) 777-8627

(867) 777-2017

Aquatics Supervisor

Mike Scott

Town of Inuvik

Box 1160

Inuvik NT X0E 0T0

(867) 777-8642

(867) 777-2017

poolsupervisor@inuvik.ca

Inuvik Youth Centre

Box 1491
Inuvik NT X0E 0T0

(867) 777-4992

(867) 777-4993

executivedirector@inuvikyouthcentre.ca

Ingamo Hall Friendship Centre

Brenda Jerome

Box 1293
Inuvik NT X0E 0T0

(867) 777-2166

(867) 777-2837

executivedirector@ingamo.ca


Jean Marie River Dene Band

Recreation Coordinator

Vacant

Jean Marie River First Nation
Box 3060
Jean Marie River NT X0E 0N0

(867) 809-2000

(867) 809-2002

recreation@jmrfn.ca


Kakisa

Recreation Coordinator

Vacant

Ka’a’gee Tu First Nation
Box 4428
Hay River NT X0E 1G4

(867) 825-2000

(876) 825-2002


Lutsel K’e

Recreation Coordinator

Darryl Marlowe

Lutsel K’e Dene Council
General Delivery
Lutsel K’e NT X0E 1A0

(867) 370-3023

(867) 370-3010

darryl_marlowe@hotmail.com

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Darryl Marlowe

Lutsel K’e Dene Council
General Delivery
Lutsel K’e NT X0E 1A0

(867) 370-3023

(867) 370-3010

darryl_marlowe@hotmail.com

Nahanni Butte

Recreation Coordinator

Sara Gordon

Nahanni Butte Dene Band
General Delivery
Nahanni Butte NT X0E 0N0

(867) 602-2037

bagpipebob@sympatico.ca


N’dilo/Detah

Recreation Supervisor 

Lisa Goulet

Yellowknives Dene First Nation
Box 2514
Yellowknife NT X1A 2P8

(867) 920-2925

(867) 873-8517

ndilorecreation@ykdene.com

Wellness Coordinator

Lisa Goulet

Yellowknives Dene First Nation
Box 2514
Yellowknife NT X1A 2P8

(867) 920-2925

(867) 873-8517

ndilorecreation@ykdene.com

Norman Wells

Recreation Director

Lindsey Blake

Town of Norman Wells
Box 5
Norman Wells NT X0E 0V0

(867) 587-3721

(867) 587-3720

rec@normanwells.com

Recreation Programmer

Myles Erb

Town of Norman Wells
Box 5
Norman Wells NT X0E 0V0

(867) 587-3730

(867) 587-3720

rec_programmer@normanwells.com

Youth and Elder Coordinator

Heather Pope

Box 5
Norman Wells, NT X0E 0V0

(867) 587-3732

(867) 587-3735

youth_elder@normanwells.com

Maintenance Support Worker

Brian Gillis

Box 5
Town of Norman Wells
Norman Wells NT X0E 0V0

(867) 587-3719

(867) 587-3718

pw@normanwells.com

Paulatuk

Recreation Coordinator

Aaron Ruben

Hamlet of Paulatuk
Box 98
Paulatuk NT X0E 1N0

(867) 580-3709

(867) 580-3703

paulatukrecreation@gmail.com

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Ruben Green

Box 98
Paulatuk NT X0E 1N0

(867) 580-3709

(867) 580-3703

Sachs Harbour

Recreation Coordinator

Doreen Carpenter

Hamlet of Sachs Harbour
Box 90
Sachs Harbour NT X0E 0Z0

(867) 690-4354

(867) 690-4802

sachsrecdeptdc@hotmail.com

Recreation Program Coordinator

Kim Lucas

Hamlet of Sachs Harbour
Box 90
Sachs Harbour NT X0E 0Z0

(867) 690-4954

(867) 690-4802

sachsrecdeptkd@hotmail.com

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Vacant

Hamlet of Sachs Harbour
Box 90
Sachs Harbour NT X0E 0Z0

(867) 690-4500

(867) 690-4802


Trout Lake

Recreation Coordinator

Carilyn Jumbo

Sambaa K’e Dene Band
Box 10
Trout Lake NT X0E 1Z0

(867) 206-2712

(867) 206-2828


Tsiigehtchic

Recreation Coordinator

Shelly Andre

Tsiigehtchic Charter Community
Box 4
Tsiigehtchic NT X0E 0B0

(867) 953-3201

(867) 953-3302

recreation@tsiigehtchic.com


Tuktoyaktuk

Recreation Coordinator

Caroline Loreen

Hamlet of Tuktoyaktuk
Box 120
Tuktoyaktuk NT X0E 1C0

(867) 977-2513

(867) 977-2581

tukrec@northwestel.net

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Vacant

Box 120
Tuktoyaktuk NT X0E 1C0

(867) 977-2286

(867) 977-2110

Jason Jacobson Youth Centre

Sophie Stefure

Box 350
Tuktoyaktuk NT X0E 1C0

(867) 977-2363

(867) 977-2504

tukcc@netkaster.ca


Tulita

Recreation Coordinator

Bradley Menacho

Hamlet of Tulita
Box 91
Tulita NT X0E 0K0

(867) 588-4471

(867) 588-4908

recreation@hamletoftulita.ca

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Clayton MacCauley

Hamlet of Tulita
Box 91
Tulita NT X0E 0K0

(867) 588-4471

(867) 588-4908

Tulita Youth Centre

Box 118
Tulita NT X0E 0K0

(867) 588-3302

(867) 588-3613

admin@tulitaband.ca


Ulukhaktok

Recreation Coordinator

Joanne Ogina

Hamlet of Ulukhaktok
Box 157
Ulukhaktok NT X0E 0S0

(867) 396-8016

(867) 396-8001

recdir@northwestel.net

Recreation Facility Maintainer

Chad Logan Memogana

Hamlet of Ulukhaktok
Box 157
Ulukhaktok NT X0E 0S0

(867) 396-8000, arena 3607

(867) 396-8001

Ulukhaktok Arctic Fox Youth Centre

Chelsey Olifie

(867) 396-4999


Wekweeti

Recreation Coordinator

Vacant

Community Government of Wekweeti
Box 69
Wekweeti NT X0E 1W0

(867) 713-2010

(867) 713-2030

Youth Worker

Daniel Wedawin

(867) 713-2010 ext. 208

Whati

Recreation Coordinator

Doreen Nitsiza

Community Government of Whati
Box 71
Whati NT X0E 1P0

(867) 573-3401

(867) 573-3018

recreationcoord@whati.ca

Recreation Programmer

Dan Acosta

Community Government of Whati
Box 71
Whati NT X0E 1P0

(867) 573-3401

(867) 573-3018

recprogram@whati.ca

Youth Coordinator

Shlenda Flunke

Community Government of Whati
Box 71
Whati NT X0E 1P0

(867) 573-3175

(867) 573-3018

recreation@whati.ca


Wrigley

Recreation Coordinator

Rose Moses

Pehdzeh Ki First Nation
Box 56
Wrigley NT X0E 1E0

(867) 581-3321

(867) 581-3229


Yellowknife

Director of Community Services

Grant White

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 920-5624

(867) 920-5668

gwhite@yellowknife.ca

Program Manager

Brian Kelln

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 920-5647

(867) 920-5668

bkelln@yellowknife.ca

Program Coordinator

Alecia Callahan

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 920-5606

(867) 920-5668

acallahan@yellowknife.ca

Facilities Manager

Dave Hurley

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 920-5648

(867) 920-5668

dhurley@yellowknife.ca

Ruth Inch Pool Supervisor

Johanna Elliot

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 920-5680

(867) 920-5681

jelliot@yellowknife.ca

Arenas Supervisor

Denis Jefferson

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 920-5616

(867) 920-5668

djefferson@yellowknife.ca

Outdoor Supervisor

Troy Bowden

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 920-5624

(867) 920-5668

tbowden@yellowknife.ca

Fieldhouse Supervisor

Kevin Hewitt

Box 580
Yellowknife NT X1A 2N4

(867) 669-3461

khewitt@yellowknife.ca

Are you a recreation leader and would like to be included in this list? Contact admin@nwtrpa.org.

Note: The information contained in this directory was last updated January 2016. The names and contact information listed here may have changed since then.