Located: Skokomish Tribal Center 80 North Tribal Center Road Skokomish Nation, WA 98584

Business Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 am. to 5 pm.

Phone: (360) 426-4232 Fax: (360) 877-5943



Position Staff Member Telephone/Extension E-Mail
Chief Executive Officer Yvonne Oberly 360-426-4232 x.2022
Deputy Tribal Manager Tom Strong 360-426-4232 x.2021
Executive Secretary Darlyn Warren 360-426-4232 x.2036
Enrollment Clerk Celeste Vigil 360-426-4232 x.2020
Sounder/ Web Editor Mark Warren 360-426-4232 x.2053
Tribal Receptionist Torina Kenyon 360-426-4232 x.2000
Personnel Manager Winona Plant 360-426-4232 x. 2009

Mission Statement

It is the function of the Skokomish Indian Nation Administration Offices to ensure efficient and effective coordination of Skokomish Tribal programs and government services for the Skokomish Indian Nation and its Tribal Members. The Administration Office also reviews and administers policies and procedures for all Tribal programs and offices, as set by the Skokomish Tribal Council.

Summary of Services

The Administration Department provides support, assistance, and guidance to the other departments of the Skokomish Organization.


CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER:: Yvonne Oberly was hired on December 1st, 2009 as Chief Executive Officer.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Yvonne Oberly Yvonne’s EMail 426-4232 x.2022


EXECUTIVE SECRETARY: Darlyn Warren, Executive Secretary, provides clerical support to the Tribal Council and General Council President.  She keeps the community informed of important issues through mailings and postings. She takes and keeps files of the minutes for the General Council and Tribal Council meetings. She takes agenda items with supporting documents for Bi-weekly Tribal Council meetings.  She also assists the Election Committee with the annual tribal elections held in June.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Darlyn Warren Darlyn’s EMail 426-4232 x. 2036


PERSONNEL STAFF: Winona Plant, Personnel Manager, assures advertising of jobs and the transition of a vacant position to a filled position. This includes set up of the interviews, reference calls, etc. Also, she maintains the Personnel Policies and personnel files. She keeps files and updates of employee’s health insurance and 401k policies, as well.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Winona Plant Winona’s EMail 426-4232 x.2009


THE SOUNDER/WEB EDITOR: Mark Warren, Sounder Editor, keeps the community informed of upcoming events and projects staff are working on through a monthly newsletter. It’s mailed to all Tribal member residences. If you have articles or ideas, please contact Mark. If you aren’t getting the newsletter, submit your address so he can make sure you’re added to the mailing list.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Mark Warren Mark’s EMail 426-4232 x.2053


RECEPTIONIST: Torina Kenyon, Receptionist, is first to greet the community. She routes mail and takes messages for staff as needed. She faxes, copies, and can scan documents for community and staff.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Torina Kenyon Torina’s Email 426-4232 x.2000 or dial 0


MAINTENANCE STAFF: Fred Miller, Maintenance Supervisor and Dan Cush, Recycling Technician, conduct all maintenance for all our Tribal buildings (except the Health Clinic and Head Start). They clean and provide all necessary equipment inspections. They also assist with set up and clean up for Tribal events. Dan Cush has a recycling station located behind the Tribal Center. If you have aluminum, plastics, or cardboard, drop them off in the appropriate receptacle.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Fred Miller Fred’s Email 426-4232 x.2046


INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT): Jason Todd and Mark Warren oversee all computer equipment within the entire organization and assure all are in proper working condition. Plus update software needs for all staff. They keep account of all equipment and assure we keep up with ever-changing technology. They also provide upkeep of the phone systems and email accounts.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Jason Todd Jason’s EMail 426-4232 x.2013


NIGHT SECURITY: Roger Pulsifer, Matthew Warren and Anthony Wilbur are the Tribe’s Security staff. They are here after hours, on holidays, and weekends to assure the safety of the Tribal Center, where most of the Tribal records and cultural items are kept.

Staff Member E-Mail Telephone/Extension
Roger Pulsifer None 426-4232 x.2000
Matt Warren Matt’s Email 426-4232 x.2000
Anthony Wilbur Tony’s Email 426-4232 x.2000


The Skokomish Tribal Buildings will be closed on these days. The buildings will re-open either the following day or the following Monday.

January 18, 2016 Martin Luther King Day
January 26, 2016 Point No Point Treaty Day
February 15, 2016 Presidents Day
May 30, 2016 Memorial Day
July 4, 2016 Independence Day
September 5, 2016 Labor Day
September 27, 2016 Washington American Indian Day
November 11, 2016 Veteran’s Day
November 24, 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday
November 25, 2016 Native American Heritage Day
December 23-26, 2016 Christmas Holidays
December 30- Jan 2 New Years Day