Niko Pupella is the Treasurer and is from Uxbridge, Ontario. He is beginning his 5th year on Council. He is also a member of the Community Living Durham North self-advocate group, The A-Team as the current President. He is part of the Rights Review Board Committee at CLDN as he feels strongly about fighting for the rights of people who have a disability.

Niko is also a member of the CLO Board Development Committee. Niko is a huge animal lover (especially horses, dogs & cats) and is very savvy with computers and technology and enjoys learning as it continuously evolves. He hopes to continue working with the Council to ensure the voices of people who have a disability are heard regarding issues with ODSP, fair rent, work wages, and the many issues related to poverty.