Board of Regents

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Colleen M. Green, M.A..
CHAIR, BOARD OF REGENTS
M.A., Humanities, Central Michigan University, 2012
M.A., Educational Leadership, Central Michigan University, 2009
B.S., Social Studies-Secondary Education, Central Michigan University, 2007
A.A., Secondary Education, Mid Michigan Community College, 2005
Current Term: May 1, 2012 - May 1, 2017
cgreen@sagchip.edu

Colleen Green, tribal citizen of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians, is the Director of Native American Programs and the Student Transition Enrichment Program at Central Michigan University. She holds a teaching degree in Secondary Education and two Master of Art degrees: one in Educational Leadership and the other in Humanities. Colleen is the former President of the North American Indigenous Student Organization at CMU and is currently a member in the American Indian Science and Engineering Society and SACNAS. She resides in Remus, MI with her husband and three sons.

Guadalupe C. Gonzalez, B.A..
VICE CHAIR, BOARD OF REGENTS
B.A., English, Michigan State University, 2008
A.A. Native American Studies, Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College, 2005
Current Term: April 1, 2011 - May 1, 2015
ggonzalez@sagchip.edu

Guadalupe Gonzalez, a tribal member of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, is currently the interim Magistrate for the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Court on the Isabella Indian Reservation. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Michigan State University.

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TREASURER, BOARD OF REGENTS

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Carla Sineway, M.A..
EX-OFFICIO, BOARD OF REGENTS
PRESIDENT, SAGINAW CHIPPEWA TRIBAL COLLEGE
M.S., Education, Enrollment Management, Capella University, 2010
M.A., Professional Counseling, Central Michigan University, 1995
B.S., Sociology/Social Work, Central Michigan University, 1988
A.A., Secondary Education, Mid Michigan Community College, 2005
csineway@sagchip.edu

Carla has worked for the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe since 1978 in the area of education and human services. Her specialty is management and guiding others to be the best that they can be. Carla graduated from Central Michigan University in 1995 with a M.A. in Counseling and in 2010 graduated from Capella University with a M.S. in Education. As president, Carla enjoys the challenge of the administration of a tribal college and interaction with the students; however, the best time in her life is time spent with family.

Louanna Bruner.
MEMBER, BOARD OF REGENTS
A.A., Business, Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College, 2010
Current Term: February 1, 2014 - May 1, 2017
lbruner@sagchip.edu

Louanna Bruner is a proud member of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. She started her career with the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe in 1995. She served on the Tribal Education Board as Chairperson. In 2009, she was elected to Tribal Council and served two terms. She graduated from SCTC in May 2010 with a business degree.

Rosanna Martin.
MEMBER, BOARD OF REGENTS
A.A., Liberal Arts, Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College, 2011
Current Term: July 23, 2014 - May 1, 2016
rmartin@sagchip.edu

Rosanna Martin is a member of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, resident of Mount Pleasant, Michigan and mother of one. She is the Interim Administrative Assistant III for the Tribal Administration Department with the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. Rosanna enjoys spending time with family and is a big late model dirt race fan. She holds an Associate of Arts Degree in Liberal Arts from the Saginaw Chippewa Tribal College and is working on a Bachelor's Degree in Community Development at Central Michigan University.

Arthur Cicalo III, MSW.
MEMBER, BOARD OF REGENTS
Graduate Certificate in Administration, Central Michigan University, 2013
M.S.W., Social Work, Grand Valley State University, 2008
B.S., Social Work, Grand Valley State University, 2005
Current Term: Nov 12, 2015 - May 1, 2017
acicalo@sagchip.edu

Art Cicalo is a Direct Descendant of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, and a member of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians. He currently serves as the Accreditation and Quality Assurance Specialist for SCIT Nimkee Clinic and Behavioral Health programs. He resides in Mt. Pleasant, and enjoys spending time with this family, friends, and two dogs.

 

 

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