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Florence Election Forum March 16, 2019
Eugene Election Forum March 16, 2019
Coos Bay Election Forum March 17, 2019

Message from the Election Board

2019 Tribal Council Ballots were mailed to all registered voters on March 22, 2019.
Ballots must be received by Saturday, April 13, 2019.
If you have not yet received your Election Ballot in the mail, please contact Jeannie McNeil, the Election Clerk at 541-888-7506 to have a new one mailed to you. You may also vote in person, at the Tribal Hall in Coos Bay, Oregon on Sunday, April 14th between noon and 4:00 p.m.
Thank you, the Election Board Chair





The General Council is made up of all tribal members enrolled over the age of 18.
The Tribal Council is made up of 6 Council and a Chief. Voted on by the General Council. Council serves terms 4 years, Chief serves 10 years.
Committees are made up of a mixture of Council people, Employees and Tribal Members
The next election will occur on April 14, 2019. This election will be for Tribal Council Positions 1, 3 & 5. Candidates shall file Statements of Candidacy no later than March 15, 2019.
To find requirements to run for office, you can find information in: Tribal Code 7-3-21 through 7-3-24.
>>Be a duly enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes; >>Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age; and >>Never have been previously removed from office for good cause after the date the Tribal Constitution was ratified. (May 23, 1987).


The next Elections are: 2020, 2022, and 2023


2020 - Term of Office: April 11, 2010 - April 12, 2020
      • Chief - Warren Brainard


2022 - Term of Office: April 8, 2018 - April 10, 2022
      • Position 2 - Debbie Bossley
      • Position 4 - Josh Davies
      • Position 6 - Doug Barrett


2023 - Term of Office: April 14, 2019 - April 9, 2023
      • Position 1 - Doc Slyter
      • Position 3 - Mark Petrie
      • Position 5 - Iliana Montiel