Tribal Council

Council Meetings are the last Saturday of the month (unless otherwise posted; check Calendar)

Council Members:

Charles F. Wood – Chairman
Brian McDonald – Vice Chairman
June Leivas – Secretary / Treasurer
Ronald Escobar
Evangelina “Conkie” Hoover
John “Lucky” Devilla
Edward C. “Butch” Ochoa
Sierra Pencille
Edward D. “Tito” Smith

Oath of Office for Tribal Council Members:

“I solemnly swear that I will uphold the Constitution and Laws of the Chemehuevi Indian Tribe, that I will serve the Tribe to the best of my ability, that I will work for the entire membership of the Tribe, that I will responsibly represent the Tribe, that I will carry out the directions of the Tribal Council, that I will declare when a conflict of interest could affect the performance of my duties on behalf of the Tribe, and that I will perform all duties required of me by the Constitution and Law of the Tribe.”