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IHS Facilities Appropriations Advisory Board (FAAB)


The FAAB is responsible for evaluating existing facilities’ policies, procedures and guidelines, and recommending changes if necessary; participate in the development and evaluation of any proposed new policies, procedures, guidelines or priorities.  If any of the recommendations need changes in law, this group will recommend legislative changes.  FAAB provides consultation with Tribes and recommends modifications to operations guidelines of FAAB.  Meetings are held 2 times per year.

Representative Alternate
Peter Masten, Jr., Tribal Delegate, Hoopa Valley Tribe Michael Garcia, Vice Chairman, Ewiiaapaayp Band of Kumeyaay Indians

Federal Technical Representative

CDR Paul Frazier, PE
Director, Division of Health Facilities Engineering, Indian Health Service/California Area Office
Phone:  (916) 930-3981, ext. 365
Fax:  (916) 930-3954