San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians

Tribal Council

The San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians is led by a Tribal Council - comprised of five tribal members who have been elected by their peers. Members of the Tribal Council, as well as members of its committees, contribute a significant amount of their personal time and energy to look after the well being of the Valley and the activities of the Tribe.


STEPHEN W. COPE, CHAIRMAN

Enrolled member of the San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians.  Steve has over 27 yrs of Service with United Parcel Service in Communication and Management skills. Steve served as Chairman of Land & Housing for 4 years and also as a Gaming Commissioner for 3 years. He also had the opportunity to be the recording Secretary for the San Luis Rey Indian Water Authority for 2 years.  Before being elected to the position of Councilman he was the T.E.R.O. Compliance officer for the tribes T.E.R.O. Program working to provide employment opportunities for tribal members and their children.

JUSTIN QUIS QUIS, Vice Chair

Mr. Quis Quis is a federally recognized member of the San Pasqual Band of Mission Indians and was elected as Vice-Chairman in January 2019. He previously served as the Executive Director of the San Pasqual Tribal Gaming Commission for 5 years. Prior to that he was a Gaming Commissioner for more than 10 years with 9 years as Chairman. During his tenure as a Gaming Commissioner, Mr. Quis Quis was an Internal Auditing consultant for the Colusa, Chukchansi, Kiowa and Comanche tribes for eight years. Before being appointed a Gaming Commissioner, he gained experience as a private business owner, Financial Advisor with Merrill Lynch and Investor Relations expert. He received his formal education at San Diego State University earning a degree in Journalism and Speech Communications in 1997. Mr. Quis Quis was born and raised in Leucadia, California where he lives today with his wife Sierra and his Daughter Eleana Rose.

Jenny Alto, Secretary/Treasurer


Roberta Cameron, Tribal Councilmember


Melody S. Arviso, Tribal Councilmember


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