Indian Affairs | Navajo

Navajo Region Overview

The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Navajo Regional Office's mission is to enhance the quality of life, facilitate economic opportunity, carry out the responsibility to protect and improve the trust assets of the Navajo Nation and individual Indians.

Mailing Address:
Navajo Regional Office
Bureau of Indian Affairs
P.O. Box 1060
Gallup, NM 87305

Physical Address:
Navajo Regional Office
Bureau of Indian Affairs
301 West Hill Street
Gallup, NM 87301

Telephone: (505) 863-8314
Telefax: (505) 863-8324

  • Sharon A. Pinto

    Regional Director

  • Vacant

    Deputy Regional Director – Trust Services

  • Timothy DeAsis

    Deputy Regional Director – Indian Services



Notice of Intent to Prepare a Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Navajo Nation Integrated Weed Management (Coconino, Navajo, and Apache Counties, Arizona; McKinley, San Juan, McGill, and Cibola Counties, NM; and San Juan County, UT. 

Public Scoping meeting locations and times are as follows: 


February 05, 2013 – Crownpoint, NM             5:00 PM to 7:00 PM MST

February 06, 2013 – Shiprock, NM                 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, MST

February 07, 2013 – Chinle, AZ                       1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, MST

February 08, 2013 – Fort Defiance, AZ            9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, MST

February 12, 2013 – Tuba City, AZ                 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, MST


ADDRESSES and FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You may mail, email or hand carry comments to Renee Benally, Natural Resource Specialist, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Western Navajo Agency, Branch of Natural Resources, PO Box 127, Tuba City, Arizona 86045; telephone: (928)283–2210; email:  Below is the link to the federal register notice for futher information: