The goal of the Information Technology Department is to maintain a network infrastructure design that is secure, dependable, compliant and scalable while at the same time being driven by changing technology needs and requirements.
Jim Schaeffer, IT Director
Brad Phernetton, Computer Network & User Support Specialist
Troy Colley, Director/Grant Writer
Jamie Judkins, Assistant Planner
Holly Blake, Special Projects & Transportation
The Accounting and Finance Department supports the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe’s employees, members, customers and other involved partners.
Larry Kerns, Chief Financial Officer
Janel Flemetis, Accounts Payable/Travel Coordinator
Judy Lawrence, Grants Program Coordinator
Roberta Merkel, Accountant/Payroll/AP Supervisor
The Shoalwater Bay Tribal Building Maintenance Department’s goal in its continuing effort is to make the Tribal Center and surrounding facilities a safe and sanitary place to work.
Michael Taylor, Facility Maintenance Director
Shane Thomas, Facility Maintenance/Custodial Laborer
Yílən ʔ ən means “help someone or give help” in our native language and is pronounced “yee-lah uhn.”