BILINGUAL MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS IN NM

BILINGUAL MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS IN NM

Santa Fe Office ~ Jerrry Apodaca Education Bldg ~ 300 Don Gaspar Avenue ~ Sante Fe, NM 87501

Latifah Phillips, EdM ~ Tohono O’odham Nation
Assistant Secretary for Indian Education
(505) 476-0545
latifah.phillips@state.nm.us

De Ala Calabaza, MBA ~Santo Domingo Pueblo
Manager
(505) 827-6464
dealva.calabaza@state.nm.us
Special Concentrations: Fiscal Management, Grant Management, Operations, Tribal Education Status Report, State Tribal Collaboration Report, Event/project coordination and Technical Assistance.

Daphne Littlebear, MPA ~ Santa Ana Pueblo/Creek/Yuchi/Shawnee
Education Administrator
(505) 827-6679
Daphne.Littlebear2@state.nm.us
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.

Gallup Office ~℅ GMCS Support Services Building ~ 640 South Boardman ~ Gallup, NM 87305
Shayla Yellowhair, MAT ~ Navajo
Education Administrator
(505) 721-1186 (Office)
(505) 469-4876 (Cell)
Shayla.Yellowhair@state.nm.us
Special Concentrations: Educator Pathways, Cultural Competency, College and Career Readiness (Early Childhood & Elementary), Special Education Liaison, and Technical Assistance.

Shiprock Office ~ ℅ Central Consolidated School District ~ US Hwy 64 Old High School Rd ~ Shiprock, NM 87420

Sheldon Benally, MS ~ Navajo
(505) 570-7251 (Cell)
Sheldon.Benally@state.nm.us
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.