Leadership

2017 – 2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

PRESIDENT
Diandra D. Benally
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation


PRESIDENT-ELECT

Joel Williams
Native American Rights Fund


PAST-PRESIDENT

Jennifer Weddle
Greenberg Traurig, LLP


SECRETARY

Makalika Naholowa’a
Microsoft Corporation


TREASURER

Thomasina Real Bird
Fredericks, Peebles & Morgan


DIRECTOR

David Blockorby
Vice President, Global Security, Walmart


DIRECTOR
Gabriel S. Galanda
Galanda Broadman, PLLC

DIRECTOR
D. Michael McBride, III
Crowe & Dunlevy, P.C.


DIRECTOR
NNABA Delegate to the ABA House of Delegates
Robert Saunooke
Saunooke Law Firm, PA


DIRECTOR

Lauren van Schilfgaarde
Tribal Law and Policy Institute


DIRECTOR

Jason Metoxen
National Native American Law Student Association (NNALSA) President
University of Arizona

DIRECTOR
David N. Blackorby
Partner, Mitchell Williams

ABA YLD Council NNABA Representatives
Colleen Lamarre
Makalika Naholowa’a
Lauren van Schilfgaarde
Kori Cordero