The Law and Justice Committee represents the interests of the Ponca Tribal community.

Meetings and agendas will be announced here. Minutes from past meetings can be found in the archives

Members Needed

There are two vacancies, one tribal member and one in the legal field, on the Law & Justice Committee. Duties include: To act as a liaison between the Tribal Court and Tribal Council.

Letters of interest are being accepted at this time. Committee members are paid a $250.00 stipend plus mileage reimbursement up to 410 miles at the current federally approved rate. This committee meets quarterly. If you are interested in serving please submit your letter of interest to the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska, ATTN: Beth Barger, P.O. Box 288, Niobrara, NE 68760 or email to:

Deadline to submit letters of interest is May 21, 2021.

Committee Members

Robin Wright, Tribal Member
Stephanie Pospisil, Social Service Director
Janet Custer, Substance Abuse/Mental Health Counselor
VACANT (Health Rep)
Falon McAlpin, EDTA
Jonathan Robinson, DDTA
Theodora Medel, NPHA
Elise Emanuel, Director of Grants Management
Ruthanne Gallup, Tribal Court Administrator
Peg Elofson, HR Director
Vacancy (Member from Legal Area)