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PUBLIC EDUCATION DEPARTMENT (PED) OFFICE

Jerry Apodaca Education Building
300 Don Gaspar Avenue
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501

EXECUTIVE STAFF

Latifah Phillips, EdM
Tohono O’odham Nation
Assistant Secretary for Indian Education
(505) 827-3871

Vacant
Executive Secretary
(505) 476-0545


SANTA FE OFFICE

Daphne Littlebear, MPA
Santa Ana Pueblo/Creek/Yuchi/Shawnee
Education Administrator
(505) 827-6679

Special Concentrations:  Tribal Consultation, Urban American Indian Students,
College and Career Readiness (Middle School), School Systems Alignment (Secondary & Post-Secondary),
Maintenance of Language, Indigenous Research, and Technical Assistance.

DeAlva Calabaza, MBA
Santo Domingo Pueblo
Manager
(505) 827-6464

Special Concentrations:  Fiscal Management, Grants Management, Operations, Tribal Education Status Report,
State Tribal Collaboration Report, Event/Project coordination and Technical Assistance.

Vacant
Data Analyst

Special Concentrations:  P-20 Data Alignment, Program Evaluation, Equity Tool,
Indigenous Research, and Technical Assistance.

Vacant
Operations Specialist
(505) 476-6679


GALLUP OFFICE

Shayla Yellowhair, MAT
Navajo
Education Administrator
(505) 721-1186 (Office)
(505) 469-4876 (Cell)

Special Concentrations: Educator Pathways, Cultural Competency, College and Career Readiness (Early Warning System),
School Systems Alignment (Early Childhood & Elementary),
Special Education Liaison, and Technical Assistance.

PED Gallup Office
c/o GMCS Support Services Building
640 South Boardman
P.O. Box 1318
Gallup, New Mexico 87305


SHIPROCK OFFICE

Sheldon Benally
Navajo

Education Administrator

(505) 570-7251 (Cell)

Special Concentrations: Tribal Consultation, Urban American Indian Students (Northwest Region),
College and Career Readiness (Community/Family Engagement), School Systems Alignment (Non-Instructional),
Maintenance of Language, and Technical Assistance.

PED Shiprock Office
c/o Central Consolidated School Disctrict
US Highway 64 Old High School Road
Shiprock, New Mexico 87420

Page last updated January 24, 2018