Day 1 Opening Session

The Community Service Block Grant (CSBG) Tribal Network 2023 Annual Meeting will open with an overview of the event and theme — Advancing Equity Through Effective CSBG Administration — as well as a Tribal Administrator Peer Welcome and non-denominational blessing. The session will also include greetings and updates from the OCS leadership team.
  • Verna Best, Branch Chief, Division of Community Assistance (DCA)
  • Terry Ross, Director, Tribal Social Services, San Carlos Apache Tribe (Tribal Administrator Peer Welcome and Tribal Blessing)
  • Leonard Boyd, President and CEO, Lux Consulting Inc.
  • Nicole Oxendine, Vice President Tribal Training and Technical Assistance, Lux Consulting, Inc.
  • Larry Handerhan, Chief of Staff, OAS