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Native American Graves Protection and

Repatriation Review Committee



PURPOSE: Monitor and review the implementation of the inventory and identification process and repatriation activities required under the Inventory, Summary, and Repatriation sections of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.

AUTHORITY: 25 U.S.C. 3006

TERMS: 2 or 4 years.


Current Secretarial Appointees as of September 2013

Mr. Adrian John
Project Coordinator, Tribal Historic Preservation Office, Seneca-Iroquois National Museum, Seneca Nation of New York
106 Newton Farm Road
Salamanca, NY 14779
telephone: (716) 474-7218
traditional Indian religious leader
term expiration: October 27, 2014
nominating source: Seneca Nation of New York

Dr. Sonya Atalay, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts
202 Machmer Hall
240 Hicks Way
Amherst, MA 01003
telephone: (812) 856-2638 
term expiration: April 17, 2015
nominating source: World Archaeological Congress 

Dr. Alexander Wade Barker, Ph.D.
Director, Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Missouri
Office of the Director
1 Pickard Hall
Columbia, MO 64211
telephone (573) 882-5075
term expiration: April 28, 2015
nominating source: American Anthropological Association; American Association of Museums; and Society for American Archaeology

Ms. LindaLee (Cissy) Kuuleilani Farm
Attorney Partner, Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel, LLP
1099 Alakea Street
Suite 1800
Honolulu, HI 96813
telephone (808) 547-5679
term expiration: April 28, 2015
nominating source: Natural Science Collections Alliance

Mr. Steve M. Titla 
Attorney, Titla & Parsi, PLLC
P.O. Box 1143
Globe, AZ 85502 
telephone: (928) 425-8137 
term expiration: April 17, 2017
nominating source: San Carlos Apache Tribe of the San Carlos Reservation, Arizona 

Ms. Shannon K. O'Loughlin
Attorney Partner, and Chair of the Indian Nations Law and Policy Practice Group, Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP
1629 K Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006
telephone: (202) 907-4448
term expiration: Sep 23, 2017
nominating sources: Tonawanda Seneca Nation, Seneca Nation of Indians, and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Dr. Dennis H. O'Rourke, Ph.D.
University of Utah
Department of Anthropology
270 S. 1400 E., Room 102
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
telephone: (801) 581-7454
term expiration: Sep 23, 2017
nominating source: At Large Member


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