Founded in 1987 and governed under the bylaws of the Métis Nation of Alberta by an elected Local Council, McMurray Métis is accountable to its membership with a mandate to pursue the advancement of the Métis people of Fort McMurray and northeastern Alberta.

Vision Statement

A strong Métis Nation embracing Métis rights.

Mission Statement

To pursue the advancement of the Métis people of Fort McMurray and northeastern Alberta.

Guiding Principles

• We believe in the National definition of Métis.
• We believe in continuing to build our foundation for future generations.
• We believe in fairness and respect for all people.
• We believe in the need to work in unity and harmony.
• We believe in Métis participation in building our Nation.
• We believe in encouraging and assisting Metis people to achieve their goals.
• We believe in honesty, integrity and professionalism.
• We believe we will achieve self-government; and
• We believe in our Métis rights as recognized and affirmed in Section 35 of the Canadian Constitution.

Local Council

Current Local Council Members were elected at the Annual General Meeting held on June 14, 2014, June 6, 2015.
Gail Gallupe
President
Bill Loutitt
Vice-President
Trudie-Ann Plamondon
Secretary
Cindy Punko
Treasurer
Harvey Sykes
Director
Doug Golosky
Director
Renie Lavallee
Director