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ASM Southwest Native Nations Advisory Board

ASM Southwest Native Nations Advisory Board

Southwest Native Nations Advisory Board meeting held May 3, 2012, at the Navajo Nation Museum, Window Rock, AZ

First row, left to right: Eunice Kahn, Navajo Nation; Char Kruger, Navajo Nation; Herb Stevens, San Carlos Apache Tribe; Vernelda Grant, San Carlos Apache Tribe; Clarenda Begay, Navajo Nation; Karen Begay, Fort McDowell Tribe

Second row, left to right: Diane Dittemore, ASM; Chuck Adams, ASM; Peter Bungart, Hualapai Tribe; Judie Piner, Yavapai Apache Nation; Manuelito Wheeler, Navajo Nation; Beth Grindell, ASM

Photo by Jannelle Weakly

Contact Information

P = Phone, F = Fax

Ak-Chin Indian Community
Elaine F. Peters
Director
Ak-Chin Eco-Museum and Archives
47685 N. Eco-Museum Rd.
Maricopa, AZ 85239
520-568-9480 P
520-568-9557 F
 
Cocopah Tribe
Sherry Cordova
Chairperson
County 15th & Avenue G
Somerton, AZ 85350
928-627-2102 P
928-627-3173 F
 
Colorado River Indian Tribes
Wilene Fisher-Holt
Museum Director
Colorado River Indian Tribes Museum
1007 Arizona Avenue
Parker, AZ 85344
928-669-8970 P
928-669-1925 F
 
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation
Karen Ray
P.O. Box 17779
Fountain Hills, AZ 85269
480-789-7190 P
480-789-7289 F
 
Fort Mojave Tribe
Nora McDowell
Assistant Director
Ahamakav Cultural Society
P.O. Box 5990
Mohave Valley, AZ 86440
928-768-4475 P
928-768-7996 F
 
Fort Yuma-Quechan Tribe
Pauline Jose
Director
Quechan Museum
P.O. Box 1899
Yuma, AZ 85366
760-572-0661 P
760-572-2102 F
 
Gila River Indian Community

Larry Benallie, Jr.
Archaeological Compliance Specialist
520-562-7153 P

Semana Thompson
Cultural Resource Specialist
520-562-7188 P

Tribal Historic Preservation Office
P.O. Box 2140
Sacaton, AZ 85247
520-562-5083 F

 
Havasupai Tribe
Bernadine Jones
Chairwoman
P.O. Box 10
Supai, AZ 86435
928-448-2731 P
928-448-2551 F
 
The Hopi Tribe
Leigh J. Kuwanwisiwma, Director, Hopi Cultural Preservation Office
P.O. Box 123
Kykotsmovi, AZ 86039
928-734-3613 P
928-734-3629 F
Lee Wayne Lomayestewa, Research Assistant
Cultural Preservation Office
P.O. Box 123
Kykotsmovi, AZ 86039
928-734-3616 P
928-734-3629 F
Hualapai Tribe
Loretta Jackson-Kelly (Board Chair)
Office of Cultural Resources
P.O. Box 310
Peach Springs, AZ 86434-0179
928-769-2223 P
928-769-2235 F
 
Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians

Manual Savala
Chairperson
HC 65 Box 2
Fredonia, AZ 86022
928-643-7245 P
928-643-7260 F

 
Navajo Nation
Clarenda Begay
Curator
Navajo Nation Museum
P.O. Box 1840
Window Rock, AZ 86515
928-810-8540 P
928-871-7942 F
Manuelito Wheeler, Director
Navajo Nation Museum
P.O. Box 1840
Window Rock, AZ 86515
928-810-8537 P
928-810-8540 F
Pascua Yaqui Tribe

Daniel Vega
Director
Department of Language and Culture
5100 W. Calle Tetakusim, Room 130
Tucson, AZ 85727
520-879-5939 P

 
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
Angela Garcia-Lewis
NAGPRA Coordinator
10005 E. Osborn Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
480-362-6337 P
480-362-5728 F

 

San Carlos Apache Tribe
Herbert R. Stevens,
Director
San Carlos Apache Culture Center
P.O. Box 760
Peridot, AZ 85542
928-475-2894 P
928-475-2897 F
Vernelda Grant
Director/NAGPRA Rep/THPO
Historic Preservation & Archaeology Department
P.O. Box 0
San Carlos, AZ 85550
928-475-5797 P (direct line)
928-475-2423 F
San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe
May Preston
President

P.O. Box 1989
Tuba City, AZ  86045
928-514-6261 P

 
Tohono O’odham Nation
Joseph T. Joaquin
Cultural Affairs Specialist
P.O. Box 837
Sells, AZ 85634
520-383-3622 P
520-383-2872 F
 
White Mountain Apache Tribe
Ramon Riley, Cultural Resources Director
White Mountain Apache Cultural Center
P.O. Box 507
Ft. Apache, AZ 85926
928-338-4545 P
928-338-1716 F
Karl Hoerig, Director
White Mountain Apache Cultural Center
P.O. Box 507
Ft. Apache, AZ 85926
928-338-4545 P
928-338-1716 F
Yavapai-Apache Nation

Judie Piner
Preservation and Technology
Yavapai-Apache Nation Cultural Center
2400 W. Datsi Road
Camp Verde, AZ 86322
928-567-7020 P
928-634-0661 F

Vincent Randall
2400 W. Datsi Rd.
Camp Verde, AZ  86322
928-567-7020 P
928-474-9125 F

Gertrude Smith
Yavapai-Apache Culture Manager
Yavapai-Apache Cultural Center
2400 W. Datsi Road
Camp Verde, AZ  86322
928-649-6945 P

Yavapai Prescott Indian Tribe
Linda Ogo
Director
Culture and Research
530 E. Merritt
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-445-8790 ext.135 P
 
Zuni Pueblo
Jim Enote
Director, A:shiwi A:wan Museum
P.O. Box 1009
Zuni, NM 87327
505-782-4403 P
505-782-4503 F
 

This information last updated: March 3, 2014