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Executive Director
Jerry Gardner
(Cherokee

Our Staff

 

Our dedicated staff has an impressive array of legal, policy, training, and technical assistance experience that has enabled TLPI to administer quality programming in Indian country since 1996. 

 

Because we are a Native American operated non-profit, our work is personal. We proudly pursue our mission to enhance and strengthen tribal sovereignty and justice while honoring community values, protecting rights, and promoting well-being.

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Comptroller 
Uno Lawthong

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Tailored Services Projects Director, Capacity Building Center for Tribes
Rebekah Main
(Wasco & Warm Springs)
Senior Program Specialist 
Art Martinez
 (Chumash)

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Tribal Law and
Policy Specialist
Jordan Martinson
(Lac Courte Oreilles)

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Training and Technical Assistance Specialist
Jacob Metoxen 
(Oneida)

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Tailored Services Administrative Director, Capacity Building Center for Tribes
Cori F. Matthew
(Salish & Blackfeet)

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Training and Technical Assistance Specialist
Teresa Nord
(Descendant of Diné and Indigenous Peoples
of Mexico
)

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Program Assistant
Antonia Medina
(Diné)

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Tribal Wellness Specialist
Kristina Pacheco
(Laguna)

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