Administration

Administration effectively carries out executive duties for the Community Council and reports to the Community Council Officers. We are located in the Tribal Hall building on the Tuolumne Rancheria. Our message board features job postings, news from other tribes, Pow Wow information and more. We’re open Monday – Friday from 8 am – 5 pm.

Jon Otterson

Jon Otterson

Chief Administrative Officer
Jon is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Tribal government programs and services. He provides leadership by suggesting strategies, goals and objectives for Tribal government programs and services. Jon regularly attends the meetings for Community Council committees.

Shauta Collier

Shauta Collier

Recording Secretary
Shauta maintains the official record of Tribal government actions, including minutes from Community Council and other Tribal meetings. She functions as a liaison between Tribal members, program staff and Tribal entities. Shauta also oversees storage of the Constitution and amendments, ordinances, resolutions and any other recommended actions. Additionally, she handles the Tribal newsletter and community calendar of events.

Valerie Day-Burciaga

Valerie Day-Burciaga

Enrollment Specialist
Valerie is the custodian of membership records and the Tribal demographics database for the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians. She works closely with the Enrollment Committee to process applications and verify enrollment status, as well as serve as the contact for all enrollment-related information. Valerie also provides technical review and administrative support to the Enrollment Committee, and disseminates statistical data, mailing lists and various reports to Tribal departments.

Reba Fuller, Governmental Affairs and Administrative Specialist

Reba Fuller

Governmental Affairs Specialist
Reba is the Tribe’s liaison with federal, state and local agencies on proposed projects. She is responsible for the development and oversight of projects including Fee-to-Trust, Federal Land Transfers, and governmental compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Reba assists with the development and implementation of Tribal ordinances, policies and procedures, and benefits and programs.

Contact Us

P.O. Box 699
19595 Mi-Wu St.
Tuolumne, CA 95379
Phone: 209.928.5300
Fax: 209.928.1677
Email: tmtc@mlode.com

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