IITC BOARD OF DIRECTORS, 2016

francisco cali_web

Francisco Cali

Position: IITC Board President

Affiliation: Maya Kaqchikel, Guatemala, Centro de Proyectos para el Desarrollo Integral Indígena (CEPRODI), Centro de Proyectos para el Desarrollo Integral Indígena (CEPRODI)

Alternate: Israel Batz Ajquiy

 

 

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Hinewirangi Kohu

Position: IITC Board Vice-President

Affiliation: Maori Nation, Aotearoa (New Zealand); Te Whanua o te Rau Aroha, Maori Women’s Resource Center

Alternate:  Carl Hutchby, Te Paepae Arahi Trust

 

 

 

Ron Lameman_webRon Lameman

Position: IITC Board Treasurer

Affiliation:Beaver Lake Cree Nation, Alberta Canada, Confederacy of Treaty 6 First Nations

Alternate: Counselor Brian Lee, Ermineskin Cree Nation

 

 

 

Radley Davis_webRadley Davis

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Pit River Nation, California

Alternate: Tribal Chairman Mickey Gemmill Jr.

 

 

 

Rodney Factor_webRodney Factor

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Seminole Nation, Oklahoma; Seminole Sovereignty Protection Initiative

Alternate: Jacquelynn Warledo

 

 

 

LennyFoster_webLeonard Foster

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Dine’ Nation; Native American Prisoners’ Rights Coalition, Arizona

 

 

 

 

Bill Means_webWilliam A. Means

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Oglala Lakota Nation, Wicahpi Koyaka Tiospaye, Pine Ridge, South Dakota

 

 

 

 

Faith Gemmill_webFaith Gemmill

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Venetie Tribal Government, Gwich’in Athabascan Nation, Alaska

Alternate: Tribal Chief Julian Roberts

 

 

 

Lisa Bellanger_webLisa Bellanger

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: White Earth Anishnabe Nation, Three Fires Society, Manitoba Canada

Alternate: Rainey Gaywish, Ojibway

 

 

 

485401_0.tif. Correct name is Bumpy Kanahele] Hawaiian activist Bumpy Kanele shares his feelings on the Akaka Bill, Friday, March 4, 2005, in his home, at Pu'uhonua O Waimanalo. (AP Photo/Ronen Zilberman)

Pu’uhonoa “Bumpy” Kanahele

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Hawaiian Nation; Spokesperson and Head of State, Sovereign Nation State of Hawaii

Alternate: Brandon Makaawaawa

 

 

 

saul_webSaul Vicente Vásquez

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Zapoteca, Oaxaca México; IITC Board Secretary; Unidad de la Fuerza Indígena y Campesina (UFIC)

Alternate: Rocío Miranda Pérez

 

 

 

Yamilka Hernandez_webYamilka Hernandez

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: Kuna Nation, Panama; Movimiento Juventud, Kuna/Kuna Youth Movement

Alternate: Taina Hedman

 

 

 

Roberto Borrero at OAS 2016_webRoberto Borrero

Position: Board Member

Affiliation: United Confederation of Taino People, U.S./Borikén (Puerto Rico), Caribbean region; Alternates: Tai Pelli and Naniki Reyes Ocasio

 

 

 

Rigoberta Menchu_webRigoberta Menchu Tum

Honorary Board Member