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Governing Board

Board Chair - Walter Echo-Hawk, Author and Attorney
President/CEO - Susan Feller, Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries and Museums
Treasurer - Mary Ellen Meredith, Board Chair Emerita, Cherokee National Historical Society
Board Member - W. Richard West, President and CEO, Autry National Center of the American West
Board Member - Jim Enote, Founder and Director, Colorado Plateau Foundation

Advisory Council

  • Claudia Arnold, Vice Chancellor, Pepperdine University
  • Jeanne Brako, Curator, Center for Southwest Studies-Fort Lewis College
  • Jameson Brant, Coordinator, RBC Aboriginal Training Program in Museum Practices, Canadian Museum of History
  • Kevin Gover, Director, National Museum of the American Indian
  • Sven Haakanson, Associate Professor and Curator, Burke Museum
  • La Donna Harris, President, Americans for Indian Opportunity
  • John Haworth, Director of Public Programs Emeritus, National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institute
  • Traci Morris, Director, American Indian Policy Institute, Arizona State University
  • Jennifer O'Neal, Historian and Archivist, University of Oregon Libraries
  • Lotsee Patterson, Professor Emerita, University of Oklahoma
  • James Pepper Henry, Director, The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum
  • Tim Tingle, Author, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
  • Della C. Warrior, Director, Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, New Mexico