Tribal Council

Governing for the Future

Our tribal government determines the direction that allows our people to prosper. The Tribal Council oversees all issues related to economic development, culture, community giving, and the health and well-being of our people. Our goal is to put in place programs that allow us to secure our future for generations to come.
 

Tribal Chairman

Leland Kinter is Tribal Chairman of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation. Elected in January 2015, Chairman Kinter has two decades of leadership and government service for Yocha Dehe. 

Tribal Secretary

In January 2015, James Kinter was elected to his second term as Tribal Secretary of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation. He has served on the Tribal Council since 2009 and was first elected Secretary in 2012.

Tribal Treasurer

Anthony Roberts is serving his fourth term as Tribal Treasurer of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation. He has served on the Tribal Council since 2000 and was first elected Treasurer in 2006.

Tribal Council Member

Mia Durham is serving her third term as a member of the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation Tribal Council after being re-elected in January 2015.

Tribal Council Member

Matthew Lowell, Jr. is a lifelong resident of Brooks, California. He is serving his second term on the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation Tribal Council after being reelected in January 2015. Council Member Lowell is one of the youngest members to ever serve on the Tribal Council.