Michael Vandell elected chief of Deh Gáh Got’ı̨ę First Nation

Deh Cho (Mackenzie River) in Fort Providence. (Photo courtesy of Jonathan Antoine)

Deh Gáh Got’ı̨ę First Nation has a new chief.

Michael Vandell received 163 votes, to Lorraine Whiteman’s 118, and Sheldon Minoza’s 108.

Members also elected seven councillors, including:

  • Terry Sapp
  • Albert Nadli
  • Brandon Thom
  • Cynthia Landry
  • Walter Bonnetrouge
  • Ricky Gargan
  • Louie Constant