Business Committee Bios
Cristina Danforth, Chairwoman
Melinda Danforth, Vice-Chairwoman
Trish King, Treasurer
Lisa Summers, Secretary
Brandon Stevens, Councilman
Tehassi Hill, Councilman
David Jordan, Councilman
Jennifer Webster, Councilwoman
Fawn Billie, Councilwoman
Business Committee Photos
Meet the Members
Advisor, Senior Policy
Ron “Tehassi” Hill Jr.
|Enrolled other tribe||183|
|Enrolled other tribe||87|
|Enrolled other tribe||96|
|Brown and Outagamie Counties||2,964|
Reservation size: 64,000 acres
Tribal owned: 24,427 acres
The Oneida Nation is a proud sponsor of many events and community activities in Northeastern Wisconsin such as historic Lambeau Field, the March of Dime’s “Walk America”, Brown County Children’s Charity, and C.P. Telethon and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin telethon are just a few of the area fund raising events the tribe has been involved with over the past several years.
In addition to the sponsorship and advertisements, the Oneida Nation has budgeted over $100,000 a year towards non-Oneida events and organizations.
The Oneida Tribe provides numerous services not only to tribal members but to those in the community as well. Services that are provided include but are not limited to: Oneida Community Health Center (Including optical, dental, and pharmacy), Conservation Department (similar to the Wisconsin DNR), Environmental Health and Safety Division, Land Management, Behavioral Health, Oneida Social Services, Oneida Recreation Department (similar to Boys and Girls Clubs), Oneida Fitness Center, Veterans Department, Oneida Police Department, Transit Department, Arts Department, Oneida Tribal School system, Anna John Nursing Home, and Education Department.
The Oneida Nation pays for services provided to properties held in trust by the United States within the reservation boundaries by entering into service agreements with local municipalities.
|Reservation size||120 square miles|
|Gaming Compact fees paid to state of Wisconsin since 1994||$100,000,000 +|
|Weekly payroll||$2,000,000 +|
|Amount paid in real estate taxes||$1,300,000 +|
|Amount paid to local municipalities in Service agreements||$1,000,000 +|
|Number of jobs provided by the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin||2,700 +|
Revenue: $409M FY >15 balanced budget
The Oneida Tribe has numerous revenue generators. These include: Oneida Bingo and Casino, Oneida Retail (Convenience Stores, Gas Stations, and Tobacco), Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, Thornberry Creek at Oneida Golf Course, Wingate Hotel, Oneida Land Management, and Oneida Market.
The Oneida Tribe also has a handful of corporations. These corporations strive to maximize shareholder value. Tribally owned corporations include: Oneida Hotel Corporation, Oneida Total Integrated Enterprises (Engineering Firm), Oneida Golf Enterprise, Oneida Seven Generations Corporation, and Oneida ESC Group (Construction), and Bay Bank.