OSA Indian Advisory Council

The Office of the State Archaeologist interacts frequently with Indian tribes and communities on matters of mutual interest and concern. The OSA Indian Advisory Council includes representatives from several Indian communities in Iowa. Through regular meetings and informal consultation, Indian Advisory Council members and OSA staff members share information and address issues relating to Indian burial sites, human remains, repatriation, and other topics. Indian Advisory Committee members:

  • Don Wanatee - Meskwaki Nation
  • Suzanne Wanatee Buffalo - Meskwaki Nation
  • Jacki Rand - Choctaw
  • Lance Foster - Iowa
  • Joe Coulter - Potawatomi
  • Mark Ravenhair - Oglala Sioux