The National Indigenous Fisheries Institute is composed of a Board of regional and national Indigenous executives:
John G. Paul, Executive Director
Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat
The Honourable Ethel Blondin-Andrew, P.C.
Sahtu Region, Northwest Territories
Jeffrey Maurice, Director, Policy and Planning Division
Nunavut Tunngavik Inc.
Inuit socio-economic development
Angie Gillis, Associate Executive Director
The Confederacy of Mainland Mi’kmaq
Lina Condo, Fisheries Business Development Advisor
Ulnooweg Development Group
The Board is working closely with Fisheries and Oceans Canada, other federal and provincial agencies, and Indigenous leadership to support program design and development consistency across oceans, fisheries, aquaculture, and aquatic resource management programs.