The Self-Governance Communication and Education Tribal Consortium (SGCETC) Board of Directors is comprised of Tribal leaders representing ten diverse and unique Tribal nations that support the inherent right of each Tribal nation to exercise its powers of self-rule. Each of the Tribal nations represented on the SGCETC Board of Directors elected to use Self-Governance authorities to assume control and administration over the Federal programs that serve their citizens and communities.

Board of Directors

W. Ron Allen, Tribal Chairman/CEO, Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe

President, Board of Directors

Melanie Fourkiller, Director of Self-Governance, Choctaw Nation

Treasurer, Board of Directors

Jacklyn King, Secretary, Sac and Fox Nation

Secretary, Board of Directors

Delia Carlyle, Council Member, Ak-Chin Indian Community


Danny Jordan, Self-Governance Coordinator and Director of Commerce, Hoopa Valley Tribe


Kathy Pierre, Treasurer, Lummi Nation


John Mojica, Self-Governance Coordinator, Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe


Marilynn “Lynn” Malerba, Chief, Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut


Dawneen DeLaCruz, Councilwoman, Quinault Nation


Cheryl Andrews-Maltais, Chairwoman, Wampanoag Tribe of Gayhead (Aquinnah)


Welcome to our new site!

We are still uploading information and refining/adding pages, but you are welcome to start exploring the Phase I release of the new site. A number of  new features are available, including: a Self-Governance document library, new advisory committee pages, a Self-Governance map project, a timeline of key milestones in the history of Self-Governance and more.

Thank you!