The Arctic Energy Alliance is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of one representative from each of the general member organizations.


Robert Sexton, Director of Energy, GNWT Department of Infrastructure

Vice President 

Scott Reid, Director, Northwest Territories Housing Corporation


Gordon Van Tighem, Chairman, Northwest Territories Public Utility Board


Mark Heyck, Executive Director, Arctic Energy Alliance


Julian Kanigan, Acting Director, Conservation, Assessment and Monitoring, GNWT Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Grace Lau-a, Director, Community Operations, GNWT Department of Municipal and Community Affairs

Sara Brown, Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Territories Association of Communities

Sustaining Members

Northland Utilities Yellowknife Ltd. 

Northwest Territories Power Corporation