Administration & Finance

Administration is responsible for recommending policy to Chief and Council and implementing their decisions. Key areas of responsibility include governance, housing, social development, education and training, contract administration, litigation, communication, human resources, and membership.


Administration also assists Chief and Council in strategic decisions related to its businesses and relations with industry.

Maggie Farrington - Chief Executive Officer, ACFN & DLRM

Patricia Lepine - Band Administrator, Fort Chipewyan

Shirley Cardinal - Human Resources Manager

Finance controls a budget now approaching $5 million a year. Key areas of responsibility include budget preparation, financial reporting, receivable and payables, assistance with audit, etc.

Larry HewkoActing Chief Financial Officer.

Office Hours:

Monday to Friday

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

ACFN staff members are in the office and available weekdays.

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Box 366

Fort Chipewyan, AB, Canada

T0P 1B0

Tel: 780.697.3730

Fax: 780.697.3500

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