Governance

Board of Trustees

Brenda Toineeta Pipestem (Eastern Band of Cherokee), Chair
Patricia M. Zell, Vice-Chair
Andrew J. Lee (Seneca), Secretary
Bill Anoatubby (Chickasaw)
S. Haunani Apoliona (Native Hawaiian)
Kim Baird (Tsawwassen First Nation)
danah boyd
Margaret L. Brown (Yup’ik)
Brenda Child (Red Lake Ojibwe)
Kristopher Easton
John Ernst
Sven Haakanson (Alutiiq)
LaDonna Harris (Comanche)
Richard Kurin, ex officio
Richard Luarkie (Pueblo of Laguna)
Victor Montejo (Jakaltek Maya)
Lance Morgan (Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska)
Deborah Parker (Tulalip/Yaqui)
Brian Patterson (Oneida Indian Nation)
Gregory E. Pyle (Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma)
Valerie Rowe
Loretta Tuell (Nez Perce)
Darreld “Deacon” Turner II (Cherokee)

New York Board of Directors

Valerie Rowe, Chair
Barbara H. Block, Emerita
James A. Block, Emeritus
Charles M. Diker, Founding Co-Chair
Valerie T. Diker, Founding Co-Chair
Lois Sherr Dubin
John L. Ernst, Immediate Past Co-Chair
Margot P. Ernst, Immediate Past Co-Chair
Stephen J. Friedman
Catherine Morrison Golden
Bradford R. Keeler (Cherokee)
Andrew Lee (Seneca), Vice-Chair
Lance E. Lindblom
Oliver Neidermaier
Jacqueline Johnson Pata (Tlingit)
Antonio Pérez
Benita Potters (Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla), Vice-Chair
Jane F. Safer
Bernard Selz
Ann Silverman (Ojibwe)
Howard Teich
Leslie A. Wheelock (Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin)
Randall L. Willis (Oglala Lakota)