Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone


The Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Indians is a federally recognized Tribe with its own Constitution amended in 1982 and Corporate Charter approved in 1938.

The Te-Moak Tribe is comprised of four Bands:
Battle Mountain Band, Elko Band Colony, South Fork Reservation and the Wells Band Colony.

The Te-Moak Tribal Council exercises overall jurisdiction over its Bands and all tribal lands; Bands exercise limited authority over local matters. Tribal Elections are held every three years.

Current Te-Moak Tribal Council

Lydia Johnson - Chairperson, Battle Mountain
Florine Maine - Vice Chairperson, Battle Mountain
David Decker Chairman, Elko
Davis Gonzales - Vice-Chairperson, Elko
A. Wayne Bill - Chairperson, South Fork
Edith Smartt - Vice Chairperson, South Fork
Casey Franco - Chairperson, Wells
Karen Grandjean - Vice Chairperson, Wells

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