Government

The Executive Officers include:

Darla Black

Vice-President

PHONE: (605) 867-4009

CELL: (605) 407-1695

 

EMAIL: darla@oglala.org

Mason Big Crow

Treasurer

PHONE: (605) 867-8416

CELL: (605) 407-0626

 

EMAIL: Mason@oglala.org

Julian Bear Runner

President

PHONE: (605) 867-8420

CELL (605) 441-0077

 

EMAIL: president.bearrunner@oglala.org

Jennifer Spotted Bear

Secretary

PHONE: (605) 867-8468

CELL: (605) 407-1214

 

EMAIL:

OST 5th Member Ricky Gray Grass (no photo)

Office Phone:(605)441-0077

(Executive Committee mailing address: Po Box 2070, Pine Ridge, SD 57770)

Tribal Council Representatives

The Oglala Sioux Tribe’s government is comprised of a twenty-member council, who are elected officials in accordance with the Indian Reorganization Act of 1934.

 

The Executive Officers of the Council are the President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Primary elections are held in October and the General election in November every two years.

 

Council members serve a term of two years. There are nine election districts on the reservation. One representative is elected for every 1,000 tribal members.

 

Districts

The districts are as follows; Eagle Nest District, Pass Creek District, LaCreek District, Wounded Knee District, Porcupine District, Wakpamni District who all have two council representatives  and Medicine Root District and Pine Ridge Village who have three council representatives.

 

View current list of contact information here.

 

ADDRESS: PO BOX 2070 107 West Main St Pine Ridge SD 57770

PHONE: (605) 867-5821

EMAIL: ostoyate@gmail.com