OUR MISSION

St. Michael Indian School provides students from local Native American Communities with a quality education that is rooted in Catholic values, is sensitive to Native heritage, teaches leadership skills, and enables students to contribute in a culturally diverse world. 

SMIS ADMINISTRATION

DOT TESO, M. NM

PRESIDENT

TAZBAH YAZZIE, MAEd

principal

VELMA BEGAY

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL

CELIE HENDERSON

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL

SMIS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

SBS LEADERSHIP TEAM - MANAGING MEMBERS

SR. STEPHANIE HENRY, SBS

PRESIDENT
TREVOSE, PA

SR. THERESA CHATO, SBS

VICE PRESIDENT
TREVOSE, PA

SR. JUDITH FRANZ, SBS

COUNCILOR
TREVOSE, PA

SR. FAITH OKERSON, SBS

COUNCILOR
TREVOSE, PA

SMIS BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MR. DONALD STABLEIN

BOARD CHAIR

RETIRED CORPORATE PRESIDENT AND STATISTICIAN
ROCKVILLE, MD

MRS. MIRANDA HASKIE `87

VICE CHAIR

PROFESSOR
DINE COLLEGE
TSAILE, AZ

MRS. CAROL BELL

SECRETARY

SENIOR MANAGER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
ORLANDO, FL

DR. ANNE E. MCCALL

PROVOST AND SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
XAVIER UNIVERSITY LOUISIANA
NEW ORLEANS, LA

MR. THOMAS MORRIS

retired senior tax counsel
morristown, nj

MR. MICHAEL NEVINGER

RETIRED UNDERWRITER MANAGEMENT
VENICE, FL

FR. HENRY SANDS

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
BUREAU OF CATHOLIC INDIAN MISSION
WASHINGTON, DC

SR. SANDRA SCHMIDT, SBS

GENERAL TREASURER
SISTERS OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT
TREVOSE, PA

MR. DERRICK TERRY `93

RENEWABLE ENERGY SPECIALIST
NAVAJO TRIBAL UTILITY AUTHORITY
ST. MICHAELS, AZ

 In loving memory of Ms. Marian Kuzma, SMIS Board of Director, we are saddened to announce Ms. Kuzma passed away peacefully on March 23, 2022. 
SMIS would like to thank the late Ms. Kuzma for her invaluable service to St. Michael Indian School through her projects with the school and board responsibilities. We cherish her enthusiasm for Saint Katharine Drexel missions and vision for Catholic Education. Prayers to her family and friends. 
SERVICES
https://www.messingermortuary.com/obituary/Marian-Kuzma