The Honourable Lorne Kusugak

Rankin Inlet South - Whale Cove
MLA for: 
Rankin Inlet, Whale Cove
  • Government House Leader
  • Minister of Community and Government Services
  • Minister responsible for Qulliq Energy Corporation
  • Minister Responsible for the Workers’ Safety and Compensation Commission
LKusugak [at] GOV [dot] NU [dot] CA
Constituency Office: 

Rankin Inlet,
NU X0C 0G0
Phone: (867) 645-4866
Fax: (867) 645-4865
Email: rankinsouthmla [at] qiniq [dot] com

Legislative Office: 

P.O. Box 1200,
Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0
Phone: (867) 975-5020
Fax: (867) 975-5095

Lorne Quasa Kusugak was elected on October 27, 2008, to represent the constituency of Rankin Inlet South-Whale Cove in the 3rd Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.

Mr. Kusugak was appointed as Minister of Community and Government Services, Minister of Energy and Minister responsible for Qulliq Energy Corporation, Energy Secretariat on September 15, 2010.

Prior to being elected as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, Lorne served as the Mayor of Rankin Inlet for six years. He has also held the position of CEO for the Nunavut Implementation Training Committee and Executive Director of the Kivalliq Inuit Association. Lorne worked in the communications field prior to entering public life.

Lorne and his wife Sally reside in Rankin Inlet with their three daughters; Kandace, Nuatii and Terrie.