Mark Sevestre

Mark Sevestre has been the General Manager of the Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation Community Trust since 1999. Prior to joining the MNCFN Community Trust, Mark has served as a Branch/Financial Services Manager with the Bank of Montreal opening a branch within the Onyota’aka (Oneida) First Nation near London, Ontario. Graduating from Mount Allison University with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in 1991, Mark worked as an Intergovernmental Affairs Officer with the Department of Indian Affairs. After leaving INAC, Mark served as the External Delivery Officer of the Aboriginal Business Canada program on behalf of the Off Reserve Aboriginal population in Nova Scotia for the Mikmakik Development Corporation. In 2006, Mark became one of three founding members of the National Aboriginal Trust Officers Association. Mark is currently serving as NATOA President as well as Chair of the Education Committee for NATOA. Mark is Mohawk and resides in the Six Nations of the Grand River First Nation.