NIBA Governing Council

NIBA is governed by a Governing Council of seven (7) members, consisting of, President, President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer, and three (3) other Council members. Terms of office for each member of the Governing Council are two (2) years. Terms are staggered, so that there are four positions up for election in even years, and three positions up for election in odd years.

President

Anthony Jones
(Port Gamble S’Klallam)
PerkinsCoie
1201 3rd Ave, Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101
P: (206) 3596128
E: AnthonyJones(at)perkinscoie.com

Vice-President

Dylan Hedden-Nicely
(Cherokee Nation)
Associate Professor
Director, Native American Law Program
University of Idaho, College of Law
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83843
P: (208) 885-0860
E. dhedden(at)uidaho.edu
W: www.uidaho.edu/law/people/faculty/dylan_hedden-nicely

Secretary

Jessica Peyton Roberts
(Cherokee Nation)
Davis Wright Tremaine
920 Fifth Avenue , Suite 3300
Seattle, WA 98104-1610
P: (206) 757-8375
E:JessicaRoberts(at)dwt.com

Treasurer

Sarah Roubidoux Lawson
(Iowa of Kansas and Nebraska)
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt
1420 5th Ave, Suite 3400
Seattle, WA  98101
P: (206) 407-1507
E: slawson(at)schwabe.com
W: www.schwabe.com

At-Large Members

Tommy Miller
(Colville)
P.O. Box 3547
Omak, WA 98841
P: (509) 563-4468
E: tommy(at)methow.law
W: www.methow.law

Charisse Arce
(Dena’ina Athabascan, Aleut)
U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Alaska
222 West 7th Avenue, Room 253, #9
Anchorage, AK 99513
P: (907)271-5071
E: charisse.arce(at)usdoj.gov

Martha Klein Izenson
Native American Program, Legal Aid Services of Oregon (NAPOLS)
4531 SE Belmont Avenue, Suite 201
Portland, OR 97215
P: 971-703-7107
E: m.klein.izenson(at)gmail.com