"Our trust administration must be more transparent, responsive, customer-friendly and accountable in managing these substantial funds and assets,” Deputy Secretary David J. Hayes said. “Building upon the progress made with the historic Cobell Settlement, this commission will help usher in a new era of trust administration.”The members of the commission are:
Fawn R. Sharp, the president of the Quinault Nation of Washington and the president of the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians. She will serve as chair of the commission.
Dr. Peterson Zah, the former president of the Navajo Nation.
Stacy Leeds, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma.
Tex G. Hall, the chairman of Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation of North Dakota.
Bob Anderson, a member of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa Indians of Minnesota.