Executive Committee


NCAI EXECUTIVE BOARD

PRESIDENT
1st VICE PRESIDENT
 SECRETARY
TREASURER
Jefferson Keel 
Lt. Governor, 
Chickasaw Nation
Aaron Payment
Chairperson,
Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians
 Juana Majel-Dixon
Pauma Band of Luiseño Indians

W. Ron Allen
Chairman, 
Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe

 

NCAI AREA VICE PRESIDENTS

ALASKA MIDWEST PACIFIC SOUTHERN PLAINS
Rob Sanderson, Jr.
2nd V.P.
Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska
Roger Rader
Tribal Council,
Pokagon Band of Potawatomi

Willie Carrillo 
Tule River Tribe of California

Zach Pahmahmie
Tribal Vice
Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation

EASTERN OKLAHOMA NORTHEAST ROCKY 
MOUNTAIN
SOUTHWEST
Joe Byrd
Speaker of the Nation, Cherokee Nation

Lance Gumbs 
Shinnecock Indian Nation

 

Darrin Old Coyote
Chairman,
Crow Nation

Joe Garcia
Councilman, 
Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo

GREAT PLAINS NORTHWEST SOUTHEAST WESTERN

Larry Wright
Chairman
Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

Leonard Forsman
Tribal Chair,
Suquamish Tribe
 

Nancy Carnley
Ma-Chis Lower Creek Indians
Franklin Pablo, Sr. 
Councilman,
Gila River Indian Community


NCAI AREA VICE PRESIDENT ALTERNATES

ALASKA MIDWEST PACIFIC SOUTHERN PLAINS
Clinton Lageson 
Treasurer,
Kenaitze Indian Tribe 

Shannon Holsey 
Tribal President, Stockbridge Munsee Band of Mohigan Indians
Jack Potter, Jr.
Chairman,
Redding Rancheria
Terry Pepper 
Tribal Council Secretary,
Kaw Nation
EASTERN OKLAHOMA NORTHEAST ROCKY 
MOUNTAIN
SOUTHWEST
Norman Hildebrand 
Wyandotte Nation

Jeff Gill
Councilor,
Seneca Nation of Indians

Shawn Backbone
Crow Nation
Gil Vigil 
President,
Eight Northern Pueblos Council, Inc.
GREAT PLAINS NORTHWEST SOUTHEAST WESTERN

Jean Paul Roy
Trustee 1, Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe

A. Gay Kingman, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe of South Dakota

Mel Sheldon, Jr.
1st V.P.,  
Tulalip Tribes
Earl Evans 
Vice Chairman,
Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe
Quintin C. Lopez 
Vice Chairman,
Tohono O'odham Legislative Council