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Herbert Yazhe

national monument superintendent

Herbert Yazhe, American national monument superintendent. Active Chinle Planning Board, since 1985, Joint Management Plan, Chinle, since 1985, Navajo Studies Conference, Tsaile, Arizona, since 1987. Member Rotary (special recognition, 1973).

Background

Yazhe, Herbert was born on February 8, 1938 in Naschitti, New Mexico, United States.

Education

Student, Colorado State University, 1969.

Career

Navajo ranger Navajo Nation, Window Rock, Arizona, 1959-1964, assistant chief ranger, 1964-1966, assistant department head, 1969-1972, assistant director, 1982-1985. Training coordinator National Park Service, Grand Canyon, 1972-1974. Chief interpreter Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Chinle, 1974-1978, assistant superintendent, 1985-1986, superintendent, since 1986.

Program officer Bureau Indian Affairs, 1978-1982.

Membership

Active Chinle Planning Board, since 1985, Joint Management Plan, Chinle, since 1985, Navajo Studies Conference, Tsaile, Arizona, since 1987. Member Rotary (special recognition, 1973).

Connections

Married Helena Yazhe, May 26, 1959. Children: Lucinda, Herman.

spouse:
Helena Yazhe

children:
Lucinda Yazhe

Herman Yazhe