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About

In the old days, in our native language, we were known as the spuyaləpabš (phonetically: spooy-all-up-ahbsh), meaning “generous and welcoming behavior to all people (friends and strangers) who enter our lands.” Today we are known as the Puyallup Tribe of Indians.

Government

The Puyallup Tribal government is lead by our Tribal Council:

  • Bill Sterud. (Chairman)
  • Lawrence W. LaPointe. (Vice Chair)
  • David Z. Bean.
  • Marguerite Edwards.
  • Roleen Hargrove.
  • Sylvia Miller.
  • Tim Reynon.
Departments

The Puyallup Tribe has an extensive business structure based around Tacoma, WA. With over 60 departments, programs, and several related entities; the goal of the tribe is to meet the needs of tribal members, as well as our surrounding communities.

- The Puyallup Tribe of Indians -

"Generous and Welcoming to All People"