The Confederated Tribes of Siletz authorized the establishment of Siletz Tribal Arts and Heritage Society, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and was officially incorporated on March 17, 2011.
The business and affairs of the corporation shall be managed by a Board of Directors which shall exercise all such powers of the corporation and may perform all lawful actions that are not inconsistent with the statutes under which the corporation is organized or the Articles of Incorporation.
This corporation, when fully established, shall consist of no less than five (5) and no more than nine (9) voting Directors and include representation of the following constituencies:
- The general Tribal Membership.
- The community-at-large, whether Indian or non-Indian.
- The Siletz Tribal Council (no more than one Director should also sit on the Council).
Insofar as possible, persons invited to join the Board
should represent specific areas of expertise not otherwise represented on the
The term of each Director shall be three (3) years. Directors may be appointed for successive terms.
Any person interested in becoming a Director may submit a signed application to the Tribal Council and a copy to the corporation Board of Directors Chair or to the Executive Director.