The Northern Ponca Housing Authority was created under Ordinance of the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska. In January 1993, the Housing Authority Board was appointed by the Tribal Council, and policies and procedures were established prior to applying for grants.

For more information, visit the Northern Ponca Housing Authority website:
NPHA Website

Members Needed

NORTHERN PONCA HOUSING AUTHORITY – DISTRICT 4   The term of William Wright who represents District 4 will be expiring on 5/31/24.  District 4 represents Madison, Stanton, Platte, and Wayne Counties of Nebraska.

Commissioners receive a $250 stipend per meeting as well as mileage reimbursement and per diem.  A meeting is held 1 day per month and four months of the year a 2 day meeting is held. 

Other qualifications to serve on this Board are as follows:

  • Any person appointed to the Board shall not be less than twenty-five (25) years of age.
  • If convicted of a felony, or a sexually-related conviction, misdemeanor or otherwise such a person shall not be allowed to serve as a member of the Board.
  • No immediate family members may serve on the Board at the same time.  Immediate family means mother, father, grandparent, child, grandchild, brother, sister, spouse or individuals residing in the same household.  This shall include half, step and in-law relations.
  • No member of the Tribal Council, employee of the Tribe or any entities thereof, shall serve on the Board of Commissioners.

Please mail your letter of interest with a resume or brief background on why you would be a good candidate for the Board of Commissioners to the Ponca Tribal Council, PO. Box 288, Niobrara, NE  68760 or crepenning@poncatribe-ne.gov If you need more detailed information please contact Joey Nathan, Executive Director of the Northern Ponca Housing Authority at 402-379-8224.   A background check will be conducted on all candidates.  Deadline for Application is May 1, 2024.


Northern Ponca Housing Authority Board of Commissioners

Pam Noyes (Chair) (Position #1 – District 2 – Term Expires 5/31/27)
William Wright (Position #2 – District 4 – Term Expires 5/31/24)
Alexcia Boggs (Position #3 – District 1 – Term Expires 5/31/25)
Christopher Keifer (Position #4 – District 3 – Term Expires 5/31/26)
Christine Legband (Position #5 – At Large – Term Expires 5/31/26)

Law and Order Code

Click here to view the Law and Order Code Title V Housing Authority.