Merven Gruben

Vice President & Co-Owner
E. Gruben’s Transport Ltd.
Former Mayor, Tuktoyaktuk

MERVEN GRUBEN is Mayor,with Hamlet of Tuktoyaktuk. He was born, raised and currently lives in Tuktoyaktuk in the NorthwestTerritories. His first year in Hamlet politics was 1997 and he has been theresince that time, serving as Mayor since 2008. He is the President of theNorthwest Territories Association of Communities which represents thecommunities of the NWT. He is a principal in one of the largest privately ownedaboriginal companies in the north and has been the Vice Chair of the TukCommunity Corporation for a few years. He is the proud father of a 15 year olddaughter and a son who just turned one last month.