Meet Your New Council

“Thank you to everyone who came out to vote in the Nause-Waiwash Band of Indians tribal council elections! I realize it was a little bit of a struggle for some of you to come out in this inclement weather. I appreciate your support and dedication. Congratulations to all! I look forward to working with each of you in moving the tribe forward, and coming up with new fresh ideas for us to grow and prosper.”

– Chief Wolf Mother

Meet your new council:
Vice Chair: Jerry “Gentle Bear” Hughes
Secretary: Katie “Dancing Dove” Lipsius
Eva “White Raven” Bartrum
Brenda “Morning Marsh Woman” Holotik
Windsor “Walks With Out Sound” Meyer
Steve “Morning Crow” Abbott
Youth Advisor: Jesse “Running Arrow” Bartrum

Tribal Elections

Greetings Tribal Blood Members!

It’s time to cast your ballot. Tribal Council elections are upon us. Election dates are set for: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 and Thursday, October 11, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. both days. Choose the date most convenient for you. The polling place is our meeting room at the Hyatt*. We strongly encourage all blood members over the age of 18 years to come cast their ballot. Only blood members can vote and only blood members can run in the election. You must show your membership card to vote. If you need a new card please contact the tribe office for a replacement at 410-228-0216 (leave message) or email me at wkdwrknmom@aol.com. Your Council is made up of seven members in which six are up for election. You can vote for one person or up to six people. It is extremely important to participate in this election. You will want to consider voting for those people who are willing to work hard for your tribe and continue moving us forward. We have made huge strides in the last few years; let’s keep the progress going.

Your Candidates are:
Katie “Dancing Dove” Lipsius
Steve “Morning Crow” Abbott
Windsor “Walks With Out Sound” Meyer
Eva “White Raven” Bartrum
Jerry “Gentle Bear” Hughes
Brenda “Morning Marsh Woman” Holotik
Casey Lipsius
Gary Marshall
For the Youth Advisor**: Jesse “Running Arrow” Bartrum

*Off of US Rt. 50, turn into the Hyatt. Cross over 3 wooden bridges. At the STOP sign, directly in front of you, slightly to the right you will see a blue awning. The blue awning is the “Employee Entrance.” Enter under the Blue awning. Polling room is the second door on the left across from the security desk.

** Youth Advisor is NOT included in your one to six picks

Exploring the Shore — 10/05/2018

On Friday, October 5, 2018, Chief Wolf Mother was invited to Chesapeake Christian School in Easton, MD to talk to the students in Mrs. Kari Farnell’s Exploring the Shore Class.

“Thank you to Principal Debbie Witter, Mrs. Kari Farnell and the students of Chesapeake Christian School’s “Exploring the Shore” class for inviting me to particpate in your class. I enjoyed spending the afternoon with you and appreciate your hospitality and kindness. I look forward to spending more time with you in the spring. Pleasant journeys to each of you.”

-Chief Donna Wolf Mother Abbott

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Happy Birthday Chief Wolf Mother

The Nause-Waiwash would like to extend our best birthday wishes to Chief Donna Wolf Mother Abbott. Thank you, Chief, for your dedication in pushing our tribe further into the future; all the while making sure that our past is not forgotten. Happy Birthday Chief Donna!