The Realty & Land Use staff of the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians (“Tribe”) support the Tribe in all capacities pertaining to acquisition, management, and disposal of fee-owned and trust lands. Related activities include realty actions in support of fee-into-trust (“FTT”) conveyances, reservation proclamation, encroachment control, environmental coordination, land use planning, construction, road building, and economic development.
    Tribal Realty & Land Use staff provide expert assistance to help ensure the Tribe has all the property interests required to support a project, and to help ensure the Tribe can legally utilize its real property resources to further the Tribe’s goals and requirements.
    Questions about Realty & Land Use may be directed to—
    Phillip A. White, Director of Intergovernmental & External Affairs pwhite@ctclusi.org (541) 888-7520
    Phil White is a U.S. Air Force veteran, a graduate of Montana State University-Bozeman and the University of Montana School of Law, a member of the New Mexico State Bar, and has extensive federal legal, realty, and natural resource management experience with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and the Department of the Navy. Before coming to work for our Tribe, Phil completed a five-year tour as the Regional Real Estate Program Manager for the U.S. Marine Corps where he served under the Commanding General, Marine Corps Installations Command.
    Tribal Members click this link for more information Realty & Land Use page for Tribal Members

    Contacts List

    Director of Intergovernmental & External Affairs
    Phillip White
    Director of Intergovernmental & External Affairs
    541-888-7520 (Main)

    1245 Fulton Avenue, Coos Bay, OR 97420