Human Resources

“The mission of the Human Resources Department is to support the Colville Tribes in achieving its goals through the most valuable resource- our PEOPLE!

Human Resources Administrative Staff
Brian Nissen | HR Director | (509) 634-2286 | Email
Fawn Palmer | Sr. Administrative Assistant | (509) 634-2839 | Email
Jaycee Ferguson | HR Assistant Sr | (509) 634-2842 | Email
Diane Stensgar | HR Assistant | (509) 634-2145 | Email

Division of Employee Relations

Vision Statement
The Human Resources Department’s vision is to create balance within the Colville Tribes’ organizational and departmental needs, embracing the cultures, traditions, and the well-being of the employees and communities they serve.

Division of Employee Relations
Grace Ferguson | HR Services Manager | (509) 634-2844 | Email
Matilda Bob | HR Analyst | (509) 634-2167 | Email
Tanaya Dick  | HR Technician 1 | (509) 634-2028 | Email
Missy Pakootas | HR Technician 1 | (509) 634-2837 | Email


Division of Recruiting

The Colville Confederated Tribes seeks to attract the best-qualified candidates who support the mission of the Colville Confederated Tribes and who respects and promote excellence through diversity.  The Colville Confederated Tribes strives to actively manage employee talent and maximize growth for both the employee and the Tribe.  The Tribe is committed to equal opportunity and follows recruitment and selection practices that comply with Indian Preference.
Goals of Recruiting and Selection Process

  • To attract highly qualified individuals to the Colville Confederated Tribes.

  • To provide an opportunity for potential candidates to apply for vacancies.

  • To systematically collect information about each applicant’s ability to meet the requirements of the advertised position.

  • To select a candidate who will be successful in performing the tasks and meeting the responsibilities of the position.

  • To emphasize active recruitment of traditionally underrepresented groups, i.e. individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Division of Recruiting
Camille Pleasants | HR Services Manager | (509) 634-2201 | Email 
Judy Zunie  | HR Analyst Senior | (509) 634-2181 | Email
VACANT  | HR Technician Senior | (509) 634-2846 | Email
Lawrence Harry | HR Technician Senior | (509) 634-2296 | Email
Roberta Hall | HR Technician Senior | (509) 634-2295 | Email 
Mary McClung | HR Technician Senior | (509) 634-2017 | Email


CCT Employment Application


Employee Policy Manual  PDF
CTFC Job application Form
Gaming License PDF

2019 EPM Amendments PDF


2018 Employee Appreciation Day Link | 2017 Employee Appreciation Day Link
2019 Employee Appreciation Day