Craig Simailak was re-elected in the general election held on October 25, 2021, to represent the constituency of Baker Lake in the 6th Legislative Assembly of Nunavut.
Mr. Simailak previously sat as a Member of the 5th Legislative Assembly.
Prior to his election to the Legislative Assembly, Mr. Simailak held a variety of financial management positions at the Qulliq Energy Corporation over the course of a career that spanned almost two decades.
Mr. Simailak has previously served as Deputy Mayor of Baker Lake and a member of the Municipal Council. He is a past member of Baker Lake’s Local Housing Organization.
Mr. Simailak has volunteered as a supervisor at Baker Lake’s youth-drop in centre and has been active in the fields of search and rescue and amateur hockey.
Mr. Simailak’s personal interests include hunting and fishing.