The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska operates within a designated service area covering fifteen counties in Nebraska, South Dakota, and Iowa. The Tribe has office sites located in five of these counties. In Nebraska, PTN offices are established in Niobrara, Norfolk, Lincoln, and Omaha. In Iowa, there is a PTN office in Sioux City.

Please note that some services are restricted to the service area only.

Tribal Administration

Tribal Affairs

TBA, Executive Director of Tribal Affairs

Health Services

Dr. Janelle Ali-Dinar, Chief Executive Officer
jali-dinar@poncatribe-ne.org

Rhiannon Pitzl, Chief Operating Officer
402-450-8272
rhiannonp@poncatribe-ne.org

Finance

Jessica Gadeken, Chief Financial Officer
402-857-3391
jgadeken@poncatribe-ne.org

Human Resources

Peg Elofson, THRP, PHR, Director of Human Resources
402-315-2771
pelofson@poncatribe-ne.org

Tribal Development

Stephanie Geery-Zink, Grant Manager
402-438-9222
sgeery-zink@poncatribe-ne.org

General Information

Ponca Youth Enrichment Fund

Ponca Youth Enrichment Fund Application

Policy for members in the SDA

Policy for members outside of SDA

Programs and Services Guide

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Organizational Chart

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