Jordan Konek
Executive Director
Inuit Broadcasting Corporation
Iqaluit, Nunavut

 

Originally from Arviat Nunavut, Jordan moved to Iqaluit in 2013 to become a reporter and video journalist for CBC North, before transitioning to the Inuit Broadcasting Corporation as their new Executive Director. He has travelled all over Nunavut to cover stories in Inuktitut and English. His fiancée, daughter and son are an important part of his life. Jordan spoke at COP17 in Durban, South Africa for Inuit studies Conference in Washington, D.C. and many other conferences to represent Inuit on issues faced in the North. He received the Michener Award in 2014, 2015 Youth Indspire Award, 2019 RTDNA Dave Rogers Award.