NNABA Foundation Board of Directors

2020-2021 NNABA Foundation Board of Directors

PRESIDENT
Thomasina Real Bird
Patterson Earnhart Real Bird & Wilson LLP


PRESIDENT-ELECT


PAST-PRESIDENT

Robert Saunooke
Saunooke Law Firm, PA


SECRETARY

Katie Jones
Kanji & Katzen PLLC


TREASURER

Phil Brodeen
Brodeen & Paulson PLLP


DIRECTOR
Bree Black Horse
Galanda Broadman, PLLC


DIRECTOR

Paulene Abeyta

DIRECTOR
Debra Gee
General Counsel/Executive Officer, Chickasaw Nation

DIRECTOR
Colleen Lamarre
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

DIRECTOR
Lauren van Schilfgaarde
UCLA School of Law

DIRECTOR
Geneva EB Thompson
Associate General Counsel, Yurok Tribe

DIRECTOR
Carolyn West
Legislative Counsel, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR
Diandra Benally
Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation

INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR
David Blockorby
Mitchell Williams Law

INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR
Sandra R. McCandless
Dentons US LLP

NNABA Representative on the ABA Diversity and Inclusion Council
Sunshine Nicholson
Fort Belknap Regulatory Agency

ABA YLD Council NNABA Representatives
Colleen Lamarre
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Geneva Thompson
Wishtoyo Foundation and Ventura Coastkeeper

Heather Torres
Tribal Law and Policy Institute