The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Elders Committee exists to enrich the lives and meet the needs of the Tribal Elders, to foster social interaction and activities that enhance Ponca culture, traditions, and cultural activities, to educate Tribal members, to mentor Tribal youth, and to provide positive cultural impacts to future generations.
Meetings and agendas will be announced here. Minutes from past meetings can be found in the archives.
Elders Committee members can be contacted at [email protected].
Northern Ponca Elders Committee Charter
September 11, 2023
Rita Pitzer – District 1 Term 1/13/25 (Secretary)
Debbie Robinette – District 1 Term 1/13/25 (Chair)
Roseanne Birdhead – District 2 Term 1/13/25
Diane Vallier – District 2
Mark Peniska, Jr. – District 3 Term 1/13/25 (Vice Chairman)
Pearl Laravie – District 3
Marchita Bair – District 4 Term 1/13/25
Wanda Kramer – District 4 Term 1/13/25 (Treasurer)
Phillip Wendzillo – Term 1/13/25 OSDA Rep.