Village Councils
Old Massett Village Council (OMVC) and Skidegate Band Council (SBC) are elected by their membership and perform the function of a village government in their communities. Councils are responsible for the well-being of the communities and enact legal policies and programs in the areas of Capital, Education, Membership, Health, Social Development, etc. They are also mandated to take actions to protect the well being of Band members and the community; to establish cultural programs and undertake initiatives in economic development.

Village Councils are accountable to the each respective community's membership and to the Constitution of the Haida Nation.

Old Massett Village Council (OMVC)
Chief Councillor: Ken Rea
Councillors: Lisa Bell, Cecil Brown, Donald (Duffy) Edgars, John T. Jones and
Ron Williams, Alfie Setso Sr and Richard Smith


Skidegate Band Council (SBC)
Spokesperson: Billy Yovanovich
Councillors: Duane Alsop, Lyndale George, David Crosby, Michelle McDonald, Trent Moraes, Michelle (Ooka) Pineault and Robert Russ

Old Massett Village Council
PO Box 189, Masset
Haida Gwaii V0T 1M0
f. 250.626.5440

Skidegate Band Council
PO Box 1301, Skidegate
Haida Gwaii V0T 1S1
p. 250.559.4496
f. 250.559.8247