Email - DHHS Appoints California Representatives
From: Kerrigan, Margo (IHS/CAL)
Sent: Friday, May 11, 2012 4:07 PM
Subject: DHHS Secretary's Tribal Advisory Committee: California Representatives
Dear Tribal Officials,
Attached* please find notification letters from DHHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, appointing Primary and Alternate Representatives from the IHS California Area Office to the Secretary's Tribal Advisory Committee (STAC).
These two representatives will advise the Secretary on a department-wide strategy to incorporate tribal guidance on HHS priorities, policies and budget and improve the government-to-government relationship between DHHS and tribal governments.
Chairman Stacy Dixon of the Susanville Indian Rancheria, has been selected as Primary Representative from the IHS California Area to the STAC.
Chairwoman Judy Elaine Fink of the North Fork Rancheria, has been selected to serve as the Alternate Representative from the IHS California Area to the STAC.
We extend our congratulations and we remain available to the California Representatives to assist with preparatory work and travel support.
We look forward to their attendance at the next meeting of the STAC scheduled for May 30-31, 2012, at the Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, D.C. 20201.
IHS California Area Office
(916) 930-3927 Ext. 306
(916) 837-2449 Cell
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