Business Committee

  1. Chairman Joseph T. Byrd

    Joseph Byrd

    Chairman
    Office: 918-919-6186
    Cell: 918-325-9468

  1. Callie Bowden

    Callie Bowden

    Vice-Chairwoman
    Office: 918-919-6181
    Cell: 918-961-1952



  1. Guy Barker

    Guy Barker

    Secretary Treasurer
    Office: 918-919-6061
    Cell: 918-325-9198

  1. Lloyd Buffalo

    Lloyd Buffalo

    Business Committee Member
    Office:918-919-6185
    Cell:918-533-1161

  1. Zach Turley

    Zack Turley

    Business Committee Member
    Office:918-919-6183 
    Cell:918-533-4910 

  1. Michelle Newton

    Michelle Newton

    Business Committee Member
    Office:918-919-6182
    Cell:918-325-9195 

  1. Jeremy Olsen

    Business Committee Member
    Cell:  918-533-4944

Overview

The Quapaw Nation is governed by the Business Committee. The committee was established in 1956 by the Governing Resolutions. The committee is comprised of seven members, each serving a two-year staggered term. The positions are elected/re-elected by a vote of registered tribal voters.

Meetings

  • Meetings are on the third Saturday of every month in the Community Building (Location is subject to change).
  • If you need special accommodations, please contact the BC Executive Secretary.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas and minutes are available online the Monday prior to the meeting. To view, please go to the Agenda Center

Request

  • New business requests need to be submitted on the New Business Request Form (PDF). The form must be submitted by the 2nd Wednesday of the month to be approved for that month’s agenda. 
  • Close session requests need to be submitted on the Close Session Request Form (PDF). The form must be submitted by the 2nd Wednesday of the month to be approved for that month’s agenda. 
  • Donation requests need to be submitted on the Donation Request Form (PDF) and will be processed according to the Quapaw Nations Donation Policy & Procedures. 
  • Sponsorship requests need to be submitted on the Donation Request Form and will be processed according to the Quapaw Nations Sponsorship Policy & Procedures. 
  • The forms will be processed according to a first come/first serve basis. 
  • All submissions need to go to the BC Executive Secretary.
  • Any questions, comments, or concerns, please contact the BC Executive Secretary.