The Finance Department is responsible for managing and tracking the assets of the tribe. This task includes managing Federal, State & Private Grants, employee payroll and the benefits of the members of the Community.
Finance Department Contacts
Ram Dhanwada, Chief Financial Officer
Oversees the tribe’s financial health as a whole.
(507)697-6185 ext. 8635
Mitch Farmer, Director
Oversees the day to day operations of the tribe’s Finance Department.
(507)697-6185 ext. 2520 fax: (507)697-8619
Daneilla Bidinger, Tribal Benefits
Administers the Tribal Benefit Program, formerly known as GAP.
507-697-6185 ext. 2521
Melissa Chee, Per Capita
Administers the Per Capita payments for the Community Members.
(507)697-6185 ext. 2526
Loretta Dixon, Contracts & Grants Coordinator
Manages the Federal, State & Private Grants that Lower Sioux receives.
(507)697-6185 ext. 2522
Juan Hernandez, Accounts Payable
Processes payment for products and services to both outside companies and internally.
507-697-6185 ext. 2507
Zak Pendleton, Finance Clerk
Records payments received from both outside companies and internally.
507-697-6185 ext. 8609
39527 Res. Hwy. 1
P.O. Box 308
Morton, MN 56270