Ahenakew has emerged as one of the leading spokes people
for Saskatchewan's and Canada's First Nations business
community. As Chief Executive Officer of the Meadow Lake
Tribal Council, he has played a key role in establishing
a group of successful enterprises and joint ventures.
MLTC is the political, program and service and corporate
organization of the nine Meadow Lake Tribal Councils.
His experience in both the public and private sectors has placed him in high demand by Indian and non-Indian governments. Under his guidance, MLTC has embarked on an ambitious 20 year economic development plan that includes interests in forestry, distribution, petroleum, mining and environmental management.
Mr. Ahenakew has served as a Co-chair of a National Labour Training Market Board, a director of Peace Hills Trust, and as President of the Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies. Mr. Ahenakew also serves as Chairman of the NorSask Forest Products Inc.