Board of Directors

AISES Bylaws, the Board of Directors is elected by AISES' general members. Representing the AISES membership, the Board also includes National Student Representatives who attend all Board meetings but are non-voting members.

 

Current Board Members


BODmcclenahan2Dr. Twyla Baker- Demaray
(Chair)
Three Affiliated Tribes
Term: Nov. 2015 - Nov. 2018

  BODmcclenahan2Richard Stephens 
(Vice-Chair)
Pala Band of Mission Indians
Term: Nov. 2016 - Nov. 2019
     
BODmcclenahan2Paul Kabotie
(Treasurer)
Hopi
Term: Nov. 2014 - Nov. 2017
  BODmcclenahan2Amber Finley
(Secretary)
Three Affiliated Tribes
Term:  Nov. 2015 – Nov. 2018
     
BODmcclenahan2Sheila Lopez
Navajo
Term: Nov.2014 - Nov.2017​
 
  Lisa Lone Fight
Mandan, Hidatsa, Sahnish​
Term: Nov. 2014 - Nov. 2017
 
     
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Bill Black
Term: Nov.2016 - Nov.2019​
 

BODmcclenahan2John B. Herrington
Chickasaw
Term: Nov. 2016 - Nov. 2019

     
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Michael Laverdure
Turtle Mt. Chippewa 
Term: Nov.2016 - Nov.2019​
 
 

 

National Student Representatives to the Board


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Hannah Balderas
(Senior National Student Representative)   
Three Affiliated Tribes, Santee Sioux and Little Shell Ojibwa

     Kory Joe
   (Junior National Student Representative)
   Asa'carsarmiut Tribe
     
     

Board Chairs Emeriti


Al Qoyawayma
Hopi
George Thomas
Cherokee
Jaime Pinkham
Nez Perce
Thomas
Dawson, Jr.

Eastern Cherokee
Donald Ridley
Shoshone
         
Sandra Begay-
Campbell

Navajo
Dr. Robert K.
Whitman

Navajo
Judy Gobert
Blackfeet
Tommie Lee
Navajo
Michael Avritt
San Felipe Pueblo
         
Anthony Kahn Dr. Ondrechen
Andrew Conseen
Duff

Eastern Band of
Cherokee
Dwight Gourneau
Turtle Mountain
Chippewa
Dr. Dorothy
Pender

Inupiat Eskimo
Anthony Kahn
Navajo
Dr. Mary Jo
Ondrechen

Mohawk