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Donald "Del" Laverdure
Deputy Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs



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Larry Roberts
Deputy Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs







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Michael S. Black
Director - Bureau of Indian Affairs


Office of the Deputy Bureau Director, Field Operations

About the Deputy Director, Field Operations

Michael R. Smith is the Deputy Bureau Director, Field Operations, for the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) in Washington, D.C. He became the Deputy in November, 2004 and had previously served in senior management positions as the Regional Director, Southern Plains Region in Anadarko, Oklahoma and Director of the Office of Tribal Services in Washington, D.C.
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Bryan Rice
Deputy BIA Director - Trust Services

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Hankie Ortiz
Deputy BIA Director - Indian Services

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Darren A. Cruzan
Deputy Bureau Director, Office of Justice Services
Bureau of Indian Affairs


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Paula L. Hart
Director, Office of Indian Gaming




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