Election Committee Opening


Please submit your letter of interest by August 10-24, 2018 to the Board of Directors

Questions regarding the term and duties please contact Rosalie Topaum, Election Chairwoman, 360.716.4298 or rtopaum@tulaliptribes-nsn.gov

  • Must be a Tulalip Tribal Member
  • Must be over the age of 18
  • We meet twice a month, during an election we meet weekly
  • This position may require time away from your job bi-annually
  • Lifetime appointment

Duties include:

  • Administer and conduct elections within the Tulalip Tribes boundaries in a manner that will ensure fair and honest elections.
  • Creating and distributing notice for the General Council Election(s);
  • Publicly posting and distributing the list of qualified candidates for upcoming Elections; 
  • Recordation of petitioners, absentee ballots, election results, and related documents;
  • Ensure that elections are conducted fairly and are within the requirements of the Constitution and by-laws; 
  • Safekeeping of Election documentation, materials and results; 
  • Working closely with various Tribal departments or entities 
  • Being impartial and unbiased
  • Maintain confidentiality