Election Information

The Nomination Meeting was held on February 22, 2024, for the purpose of taking nominations for the remaining 1year term of 2nd Chief, the 3-year terms of 1st Councilman and Sec/Tres and 1 Grievance position. Nominees for 2nd Chief are Mikal Scott-Werner, Beryl “Gene” Epperson, Jonathan Jacobs. Nominees for 1st Councilman are John Charles Dawes (Incumbent), Cody Hollenbeck, Orion Clint Henry. Nominees for Sec/Tres are Brittany Long (Incumbent) and Kallista Keah. Nominees for Grievance are Rachel Yeakley, Anastasia Stwyer, and Lloyd Cox. The Elections will be held on May 4th, 2024. Polls will be open from 10am until noon. The General Council Meeting of the Ottawa Tribe will be held right after the announcement of the voting results. Lunch will be provided between election and Meeting.

Detailed information about candidates can be found in the 2024 Election Newsletter below.

Absentee Ballots Request forms are included for your convenience, but you can still send request forms to  electioncommittee.oto@gmail.com.  Absentee Ballots must be in the Tribal office by 4 PM May 3rd.