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ASM Southwest Native Nations Advisory Board

Southwest Native Nations Advisory Board.

The 2014 board meeting was held at Peach Springs, Arizona. This photo was taken at Diamond Creek docks along the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon by Martina Dawley. The river rafting trip was courtesy of Hualapai River Runners.

In photo, from left to right, top: Teresa Moreno (ASM), Yolanda Rogers (Kaibab Paiute Band of Indians), Davison Keonig (ASM), Riley Balenquah (Hopi), Jannelle Weakly (ASM), Drake Havatone (Hualapai), John Mcclelland (ASM), Lee Wayne Lomayestewa (Hopi), Manuelito Wheeler (Navajo), Nancy Odegaard (ASM), Clarenda Begay (Navajo), and Kami Ortiz (Navajo); kneeling: Bennett Jackson (Hualapai) and Diane Dittemore (ASM).

Not shown: Patrick Lyons (ASM), Martina Dawley (ASM), Wilene Fisher-Holt (CRIT), Ginger Scott (CRIT), Weldon Johnson (CRIT), Loretta Jackson (Hualapai), Ramon Riley (White Mountain Apache), Vernelda Grant (San Carlos Apache), Judie Piner (Yavapai), Angela Garcia-Lewis (SRMPIC), Shane Anton (SRMPIC), and Curtis Quam (Zuni).

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 (Board Chair)
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
Tribal Historic Preservation Office
P.O. Box 2140
Sacaton, AZ 85147
520-562-7153 P
520-562-5083 F

Reylynne Williams
Cultural Resource Specialist
Tribal Historic Preservation Office
P.O. Box 2140
Sacaton, AZ 85147
520-562-7188 P
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
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 D. Garcia-Lewis
Cultural Preservation Compliance Supervisor
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
10005 East Osborn Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85256
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480-362-6337 P
480-362-5729 F
480-362-6325 Main Office

 

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

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

 
Tohono O’odham Nation

Peter Steere, THPO
Tohono O’odham Cultural Preservation
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
Cultural Research Director
Culture and Research
530 E. Merritt
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-445-8790 ext.7204 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: August 4, 2014