Otoe-Missouria Tribal Administration
The Otoe-Missouria Tribal Adminstration offices are located on tribal campus in the Enterprise Building. For more information about various programs and departments click on the links to the left.
The Executive Director is the direct liaison to the Otoe-Missouria Tribal Council and the Tribal Administration. The Executive Director and Executive Office provides direct administrative support in developing and establishing goals and objectives of the Tribal Council; provides supervision of all Tribal operations, ensures that Tribal Council legislation, Tribal Policies and Procedures are enacted; maintains strict compliance of grant and contract regulations in the administration of the Federal, State, Tribal grants and contracts; serves as the main point of contact for various funding agencies and other governmental offices. The Executive Office also maintains records for the Otoe-Missouria Tribal Administration.
The Executive Director and Executive Administrative Staff is highly qualified and experienced to work with all of the Otoe-Missouria Tribe’s programs to provide a high degree of quality service to the Tribal Council and Tribal membership.
Executive Administrative Offices personnel:
Executive Director – Michael N. Gawhega
Executive Assistant – Antoinette Hopper
Grants Compliance Officer – David EchoHawk
Finance Director – Kari James
Planning Director – Jackie Jackson
Human Resources Director – Ashley Smith
Information Officer – Heather Payne
Administrative Assistant – Kim DeRoin
Receptionist – Kay Walkingsky