TICA is a non-profit 501(c)(6) organization. TICA was created for purposes of providing resources and networking opportunities to tribal in-house practitioners.
TICA BOARD MEMBERS
Doreen N. McPaul (Navajo), TICA President & Founding Board Member
Doreen serves as Special Counsel to the Office of the Chairman for Tohono O'odham Nation in Arizona.
Stephen Greetham, TICA Vice-President
Stephen serves as Chief General Counsel for the Chickasaw Nation's Commerce Department and is also an adjunct faculty member of the University of Oklahoma College of Law in Oklahoma.
Sarah Roubidoux Lawson (Iowa of Kansas and Nebraska), TICA Secretary
Sarah is an attorney with Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt in Washington.
James Washinawatok II (Menominee), TICA Treasurer
James is In-House Counsel for the Southern Ute Indian Tribe in Colorado.
Peter Ortego, Founding Board Member
Peter serves as General Counsel for Ute Mountain Tribe in Colorado.
Brian is In-House Counsel to the United Auburn Indian Community in California.
Malena Pinkham (Grande Ronde)
Malena is Tribal Attorney for Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation in Oregon.
Shayne is In-House Counsel to the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians in Michigan.
Michael D. Oeser (Cherokee)
Michael serves as Senior Tribal Counsel for the Ho-Chunk Nation Department of Justice in Wisconsin.