Tribal Technical Advisory Committee Council Roster

SAMHSA TTAC Members Roster

Alaska Area

Primary Delegate

Lisa Wade
Chickaloon Village Traditional Council
P.O. Box 1105
Chickaloon, AK 99674

Alternate Delegate

Jennifer Showalter Yeoman
Council Member
Kenaitze Indian Tribe
150 North Willow Street
Kenai, AK 99611

Technical Support

Alberta Unok
Deputy Director
Alaska Native Health Board

Albuquerque Area (NM,CO,TX)

Primary Delegate

Joseph A. Garcia, TTAC Co-Chair
Head Councilman
Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo
P.O. Box 1032
152 Misty Lake Lane
Ohkay Owingeh, NM 87566

Alternate Delegate

Vacant

Technical Support

Ohkay Owingeh Tribal Office

Bemidji Area (IN, MN, MI, WI)

Primary Delegate

Phyllis Davis
Tribal Council
Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians
P.O. Box 218
1743 142nd Avenue
Dorr, MI 49323

Alternate Delegate

Keith Massaway
Treasurer
Sault Ste. Marie Band of Chippewa Indians
702 Hazelton Street
St. Ignace, MI 49783

Billings Area (MT, WY)

Primary Delegate

Vacant

Alternate Delegate

Vacant

California Area

Primary Delegate

Juana Majel-Dixon
Legislative Council
Pauma Band of Mission Indians
406 S. Grape Street
Escondido, CA 92025

Alternate Delegate

Alesia Reed
Tribal Council Secretary
Torres Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians
P.O. Box 1160
Thermal, CA 92274

Great Plains Area (ND, SD, IA, NE)

Primary Delegate

Nomination for Primary Delegate has been submitted

Alternate Delegate

Harold Frazier
Chairman
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
P.O. Box 590
Eagle Butte, SD 57625

Technical Support

Jerilyn Church
Executive Director
Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board

Nashville Area (Eastern US)

Primary Delegate

Beverly Cook
Tribal Chief
Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe
71 Margaret Terrance Memorial Way
Akwesasne, NY 13655

Alternate Delegate

Marilynn Malerba
Chief
The Mohegan Tribe
13 Crow Hill Road
Uncasville, CT 06382

Technical Support

Tori Reaves
USET Tribal Epi Center
711 Stewarts Ferry Pike,
Ste. 100, Nashville, TN 37214

Martha Ketcher
Director
Tribal Health Support Program

Annie Bero
Executive Administrative Assistant to Chief Cook

Navajo Area (AZ, NM, UT)

Primary Delegate

Nomination pending

Alternate Delegate

Nomination pending

Technical Support

Theresa Galvan
Health Service Administrator
Navajo DPH

Oklahoma Area

Primary Delegate

Jack Austin Jr.
Assistant Chief
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
P.O. Box 1210
Durant, OK 74702

Alternate Delegate

Vacant

Tecnical Support

Kristie L. Brooks MS, LPC
Global Behavioral Health Manager & Director
Behavioral Health
Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority
604 South 2nd Street
McAlester, OK 74501

Phoenix Area (AZ, CA, NV, UT)

Primary Delegate

Nomination pending

Alternate Delegate

Nomination pending

Portland Area (ID, OR, WA)

Primary Delegate

Nomination Pending

Alternate Delegate

Nickolaus Dee Lewis Jr
"Jutskadim"
Lummi Indian Business Council
2665 Kwina Road
Bellingham, WA 98226

Technical Support

Sheena Kinley-Sanders
Assistant to the Chairman

Sarah Sullivan
Health Policy Analyst
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board (NPAIHB)

Laura Platero
Governmental Affairs/Policy Director
NPAIHB

Tucson Area (So. AZ)

Primary Delegate

Nomination submitted

Alternate Delegate

Anthony J. Francisco, Jr.
Legislative Representative
Tohono O’odham Nation
P.O. Box 837, Sells, AZ 85634

Technical Support

Raynetta Pablo
Receptionist

At-Large

Primary Delegate

Andy Joseph Jr., TTAC Chair
Tribal Council
Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
P.O. Box 150
Nespelem, WA 99155

Technical Support

Carolyn Hornbuckle
Deputy Director & Director of Public Health Policy and Programs
National Indian Health Board (NIHB)

Gerry Rainingbird
Behavioral Health Program Manager
NIHB

Courtney Wheeler
Public Health Project Coordinator
NIHB

Vanessa Cawston
The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation

At-Large

Primary Delegate

Aaron Payment, MPA, MEd, EdD
Chairperson
Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians
1716 Shunk Road
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

Technical Support

Nicholas Courtney
Policy Analyst
NCAI

Sheila Berger
Executive Assistant

Last Updated: 03/12/2019