Lee Juan Tyler

Chairman of the Fort Hall Business Council

Phone: (208)478-3814

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Chairman of the Fort Hall Business Council:

Chairman Lee Juan Tyler - Chairman Tyler is serving his ninth term on the Fort Hall Business Council and his first term as the Chairman. He resides in the Fort Hall District with his daughter Leelayla.

Prior to serving on Council, Tyler worked for the Forest Service and as a Wildland Firefighter. He was an Iron Worker and was employed with the FMC Corporation. He was a Paraprofessional at the Shoshone-Bannock Jr./Sr. High School and teacher of the Shoshone language.

Tyler earned a Bachelor's Degree from Idaho State University. He is Veteran who served in the United States Army. Tyler serves as the Tribes' representative on the following committees: The Environmental

Protection Agency's (EPA) Regional Tribal Operations Committee (RTOC), the Tribal Science Council (TSC) which is under the umbrella of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to further tribal environmental objectives and to protect our ecosystems for future generations. He is an active member of the Upper Snake River Tribes Foundation (USRT).

Lee Juan is culturally active in traditional and ceremonial ways of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes and is frequently called upon to provide prayers and songs at ceremonies and community events. Lee Juan is a fluent Shoshone speaker and is in support of revitalizing our Shoshone and Bannock languages. In his spare time, Lee Juan spends time with his family.

Our Location

We are located just off Interstate 15, Exit 80 and down Agency Road in the Tribal Business Center