2014 Conference and AGM

From Inspiration and Perseverance to Success

September 16 - September 18, 2014

Yellowknife, NT | City of Yellowknife Council Chambers

The 2014 Conference and AGM, exploring the theme "From Inspiration and Persevereance to Success," took place September 16-18 in Yellowknife in the newly renovated City of Yellowknife Council Chambers. More than 25 Local Government Administrators from across the NWT attended. See below for presentations.

We would like to extend a special thank you to our partners, especially the Department of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA), the City of Yellowknife, Williams Engineering, the NWT Association of Communities and the Northern Communities Insurance Program for their support.

Thank you to all our sponsors who contributed financial and in-kind resources to make this event possible: 



The LGANT 2014-2015 Board of Directors are (back row, left to right) Dennis Kefalas, Bill Bennett, Grant Hood, Larry Baran and Dean Pickering.   In front are Sara Brown and Ruby Jumbo. 

LGANT members extend special congratulations to Scotty Edgerton, CEO of the K'atl'odeeche First Nation, who was the recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Local Government Administrator Award!


The Leadership Legacy, Part II: Mentoring Others - Dr. Gordon McIntosh
                              [PDF - Part I]        [PDF - Part II]        [PDF - Part III]

Duties of an SAO - Larry Baran  [PDF - Part I]       [PDF - Part II]

Overview of CAMA - Jake Rudolph [PDF]

Northern Employee Benefits Services (NEBS) Update - Shawn Maley [PDF]

Northern Communities Insurance Program (NCIP) Update - Ron Dennill [PDF]

Assessing and Dealing with Environmental Liabilitgies of Local Government - Dennis Kefalas [PDF]

Workers' Safety and Compensation Commission (WSCC) Update - Stephen Moss [PDF]

Municipal Funding Review 2014 - MACA [PDF]

Daily Slide Show from LGANT 2014 Professional Development Conference & AGM [PDF]