Board Members

Alisa Amy Lee, JD, MA (Paiute-Shoshone)– Chair
Sharee Tso (Navajo) – Vice Chair
Tarl McCallson, CPA – Treasurer
Laura Gross Garcia(Navajo) – Secretary
Shay Lynn Bilinski, MPA (Navajo)
Paul Tsosie, JD, MPA (Navajo)
Beverly Patchell, RN, BSN, PhD (Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma)
Stephanie Lynn Benally (Navajo)
Brian Parnell, MSW, CSW (Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma)
Alexis Blackmountian (Navajo)
Evangelina Anne Lopez (Blackfeet, Gros Ventres)
Miriam Padilla, MD

Board Meetings

Regular Board meetings will occur on the dates listed and will begin at 6:00 PM. All meetings are scheduled to occur at the Urban Indian Center of Salt Lake. Those wishing to attend and address the Board, are invited to contact the Center for information regarding any potential changes in meeting date, time or location. If you wish to be added to the agenda for an upcoming meeting please email Laura at

2018 Schedule:

  • January 16
  • February 20
  • March 30
  • April 17
  • May 15
  • June 19
  • July 17
  • August 21
  • September 18
  • October 16
  • November 20
  • December 18