GOVERNING BODY FOR SCPHA:
Santa Clara Pueblo Housing Authority (SCPHA) is a Tribal Designated Housing Entity (TDHE) under the Tribal Council Resolution No. 96-22. The Board of Commissioners are a legislative and policy making board and have the full authority in managing the performance and operations of the Housing Authority and have the accountability to the Tribal members and the Santa Clara Tribal Council.
Chairman of the BoardChairman Tafoya is a Tribal member and has over 35 years’ experience in dealing with Indian Housing programs and issues and also he is Director of the Tribal Head Start program in Santa Clara.
Vice-Chair of the Board
Mr. Martinez is a member of the PIMA Tribe and is also Navajo. He has worked in Santa Clara Pueblo Special Projects Department for 9 years and has experience dealing with HUD and HIP programs, housing remodels and modernization.
Mrs. Samuel is a Tribal member and has over 25 years’ experience in management with concentration in gaming activities.