Current Chief & Council
Chief Evan B. Taypotat
I’m the son of Iris Taypotat and Morley Watson, grandson of Albert and Marjorie Taypotat and Ivan and Jeanette Watson. I was raised by Denton and Beatrice George of Ochapowace Nation. I have served as a soldier in the Canadian Forces and as CKCS principal.
I am dedicated to the fight to honour and implement our Treaty and inherent rights, and believe our Nation’s future successes lie in its progression.
- Chief Evan B. Taypotat is on all Committees as ex-officio member.
Councillor Cory D. Alexson
I’m the son of Myrna Buffalo (Daystar) and Roy Alexson (Kahkewistahaw), and my siblings are Deanna, Leighton, Lance, Adrian and Trey. I grew up in Regina and Saskatoon.
I believe quality community and social development programming will strengthen the future health of our children and generations to come. I am proud of the return of our Kahkewistahaw children, our drug and community engagement strategy, and our sports development.
Councillor Michael K. Bob
I am the son of Faith and Bernard Bob. I have lived on the Kahkewistahaw First Nation all of my life, except during my time at the University of Regina. I have served on KFN Council since 1993.
I have seen considerable change in how our First Nation has developed and progressed, and I am proud of our progress in land claims and economic development.
- Veterans & Elders
- Lands & Resources
- Operations and Maintenance
- Water Treatment Plant
- Pow wow and Rodeo
Councillor Iris M. Taypotat-Scribe
My parents are Marjorie and Albert Taypotat. I have worked in childcare and education within Crooked Lake Agency, and have been a member of the Kahkewistahaw Health Committee and the Ochapowace & Kahkewistahaw Home Care Board.
I am proud to serve as a councillor, and will always make good decisions for our KFN members as a mother and kokum.
- Income Assistance
Councillor William C. Kaysaywaysemat
I spent many years living in Ottawa and working for INAC in Quebec. I have been employed in various positions for KFN, including education coordinator, housing coordinator, and chair of Kahkewistahaw 1907 Trust.
I appreciate my responsibilities as Councillor and will serve as a voice of our members.
- Administration & Finance
- All share the Governance, Treaty Protection and Economic Development Portfolios