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Our Team

Leading the Center for Indian Country Development

Core Team

Casey Lozar

Vice President, Director of Center for Indian Country Development
Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and Fort Peck Assiniboine & Sioux Tribes

James Robert Colombe

Project Manager, Community Development and Engagement
Rosebud Sioux Tribe and Nez Perce Tribe

Matthew Gregg

Senior Economist, Community Development and Engagement

Elijah Moreno

Senior Research Assistant, Community Development and Engagement
Coastal Band of the Chumash Nation

Heather Sobrepena

Project Manager, Community Development and Engagement
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe and Crow Tribe

Rory Taylor

Project Manager, Community Development and Engagement
Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Community Development and Engagement Division Leadership

Alene Tchourumoff

Senior Vice President, Community Development and Engagement

Roberta Downing

Assistant Vice President, Community Development and Engagement

Michael Grover

Assistant Vice President, Community Development and Engagement

Ryan Nunn

Assistant Vice President, Community Development and Engagement

Libby Starling

Director, Community Development and Engagement

External Research Partners

D.L. Feir

CICD Research Fellow

Randall Akee

University of California, Los Angeles
Native Hawaiian