with James Steele, Jr.
Director of Student Success at Salish Kootenai College, 2006-2010 chairman of the Tribal Council of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes
James Steele Jr. will share his expertise on cross-cultural governments, legislature and policy, and how the federal and state governments interact with Tribal Councils. He is an expert on how federal and state law affects reservations and on how tribal councils and state governments navigate a shared landscape. Steele will lead a discussion on internal politics in government and the effects of government policy on reservations.