Leadership

2023 – 2024 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President
Matthew Archer-Beck
Cherokee Nation
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

President Elect
Rani Williams
Walker River Paiute
Clause Law P.L.L.C.

Past-President
Makalika Naholowa’a
Kanaka Maoli/Native Hawaiian
Native Hawaiian Legal Corporation

Secretary
Jordan Oglesby
Navajo Nation
Pueblo of Isleta

Treasurer
Andy Snowball
Muscogee (Creek) Nation and Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska
Big Fire Law and Policy Group LLP

Member at Large
Paulene Abeyta
Navajo Nation
Navajo Nation Department of Justice

Member at Large
Geneva E.B. Thompson (she/her)
Cherokee Nation
California Natural Resources Agency

Member at Large
Torey Dolan
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law

Member at Large
Sunshine Nicholson
Tkemlups te Secwepemc First Nation

Member at Large
Thomas Pack
Cherokee Nation
Greenberg Traurig LLP

Member at Large
Blair Tarman-Toner
Chickasaw
NNABA Young Lawyers Committee Chair
The Chickasaw Nation

Member at Large
Brian Garcia
Pascua Yaqui Tribe
All Voting Is Local

Member at Large
Eldred Lesansee
Pueblo of Jemez, Zuni
ex-Oficio, NNALSA President

Member at Large
Alexander Mallory
Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Member at Large
Kori Cordero
White Mountain Apache
Environmental Protection Agency

Member at Large
Veronica “Roni” Newcomer
Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians
White Earth Band of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe