Elected Council

Elected Officials 2019-2021


Councillor Cynthia Gray-Brady, Councillor Katie Wilson, Councillor Donald Paudash, Councillor Jeff Loucks, Chief Laurie Carr of Hiawatha First Nation and Councillor Kirk Edwards at the Swearing In Ceremony.



  •  Chief Laurie Carr
  • Roles and Responsibilities: Media & Public Relations, Intergovernmental Affairs, Negotiations, Core Consultation, Legal/Financial Matters, Political Matters, Williams Treaty/Herold Estate and other Treaty Relations, Policing
  • Email: chiefcarr@hiawathafn.ca



  • Councillor Jeff Loucks
  • Roles and Responsibilities: Lands, Economic Development, Housing, Capital Infrastructure and Public Works, Water
  • Email: jsloucks@bell.net


  • Councillor Kathryn Wilson
  • Roles and Responsibilities: Health, Education, Child Care Centre, Peterborough Board of Health
  • Email: hfncouncillorwilson@gmail.com


  • Councillor Kirk Edwards
  • Roles and Responsibilities: Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, Communications, Citizenship
  • Email: kirk.edwards@basf.com

Donald Paudash

  • Councillor Donald Paudash
  • Roles and Responsibilities: The Old Railroad Stop, Hiawatha Tent and Trailer Park, Serpent Mounds Park, Cell Towers
  • Email: donypaudash@gmail.com

Cynthia Gray-Brady

  • Councillor Cynthia Gray-Brady
  • Roles and Responsibilities: Social Services, Employment and Training, Health and Social Advisory Board, Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians, Dnaagdawenmag Binnoojiiyag Child and Family Services
  • Email: hfncouncillorgray@gmail.com