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Isom-Clause to Head Bureau of Indian Affairs

Isom-Clause to Head Bureau of Indian Affairs

National Indian Gaming Commission Vice Chairwoman Kathryn Isom-Clause has been appointed deputy assistant secretary of the interior for Indian

Affairs, which is sometimes known as the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA). Isom-Clause has served on the NIGC since March 15, 2016. According to a statement from Chairman E. Sequoyah Simermeyer, “Isom-Clause was an essential member of the commission and spearheaded the agency’s focus on critical issues during her tenure. In particular, her dedication to and advocacy for human trafficking awareness and missing and murdered indigenous women brought awareness and training on these important social problems to the Indian gaming industry and beyond.”

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