Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation Economic Development Department

Economic Development

Reg Potts - EDO
Office: 780-967-2225

Reg is the Economic Development Officer for the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation. He joined the Director/Management team of the Nation in October of 2018.

Reg works closely with Chief and Council, community members, and government administration to ensure that the needs of the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation are in alignment with achieving economic prosperity for the community.

Reg possesses 15+ years of experience in the area of Economic Development and has held professional titles inclusive of Chief Executive Officer (Wicihitowin), Director of Operations (George Gordon First Nation) and Administrative Manager (Poundmaker’s Lodge Treatment Centres). Reg was also a successful entrepreneur owning and operating a general labor and custodial service company in Edmonton.

In addition to his professional work, Reg has been an active member of the indigenous community, volunteering on various committees and boards, and is committed to supporting the strategic direction of Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation.

Reg received a B.A. in Native Studies from the University of Alberta and currently lives in Edmonton.

Special Projects

Sam Aginas - Liaison - Teck
Office: 780-996-6514