Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - More than 100 Delegates from Southeast Alaska, Anchorage, Washington and California will gather April 10-12 in Juneau to conduct tribal business at the 84th Annual Tribal Assembly.
Delegates are the Tribe's governing body while in session and possess the sovereign and plenary power to legislate for and govern, conduct and manage the affairs and property of Tlingit & Haida.
This year, Delegates will hear reports covering the administrative, governmental and business activities of the Tribe, review and take action on resolutions and proposed amendments to the Tribe's governing documents, and elect a Tribal Court Judge, Delegate/Citizen of the Year, and Emerging Leader.
A special Robert's Rules of Order training and Civic Engagement training will be held on Tuesday, April 9.
Tribal Assembly Highlights:
-Theme: "Through Unity We Have Strength"
-Tribal Host: James Price
-Tribal Hostess: Cheryl Dodson
-Keynote Speaker: Abigail Echo-Hawk