Membership Committee

The Membership Committee recruits and vet’s potential candidates for appointment to the Council. The Committee advises the Governor on Council appointments and vacancies. The Membership Committee is also responsible for the recruitment, vetting and appointment of the Regional Advisory Committees and half of the appointments to the statutorily created local Self‑Determination Advisory Committees.


  • Kara Ponton, Chairperson 
  • Harold Ashe
  • Eric Ybarra