Tribal Elders Council consists of enrolled members, fifty (50) years
age or older, whose responsibility is to protect and preserve cultural
resources. The Council is governed by a board of seven members with
purpose of maintaining the tribe's heritage, history and traditions.
The Elders Council Governing Board performs the following but is
of human remains and religious artifacts
Organization and oversight of culturally sensitive dig sites through
Organization and oversight of recovered artifacts, pictographs, etc
Coordination and collaboration with historical, local, state, national
and international societies and museums
Coordination and collaboration with other persons and entities concerning
recognized sensitive sites
continued relationships with outside agencies, tribes and any other
affiliations that share the same preservation beliefs
a strong bond with youth
The Tribal Elders Council provides employment to those who wish to be
a Native American monitor. Tribal lineage is preferred.
feel free to contact the Elders Office to inquire about our monitoring
program or for any other information.
Tribal Elders Council Office
805.688.7997 ext 4109