Gregory Smitman Publications

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Gregory Smitman Publications

Professional Positions

Associate Director, Chief Financial Officer, The Kohala Center, 2006 - present
Independent Contractor, (consortium), 2001-2006
Executive Director, Intertribal Agriculture Council, Inc. 1989 - 2001
Area Range Conservationist, Special Projects, BIA Billings Area
Office 1987-1989
Natural Resources Officer, BIA, Fort Belknap Agency 1982-1987
Range Conservationist, BIA, Fort Belknap Agency 1980-1982
Consulting Forester, Renewable Resource Associates (Crown
Zellerbach) 1978-1980

Board and Commission Service

Rural Coalition, Board Member, 1996, elected Secretary 1998 - Present
Time to Act Campaign, 1998- present
National Advisory Committee on Beginning Farmers, 1999- 2000
National Food Security Review Panel, 1997-2000 Council of Community Based Organizations in Agriculture - founder co-chair, 1997-1999
National Commission on Small Farms, 1996 - 1998
US Department of Agriculture Awards Council, 1996
National Indian Agriculture Working Group, Coordinator, 1986-1987
National Indian Irrigation Committee, Chairman, 1987-1988
National Indian Credit Committee, co-Chairman 1988


Master of Science in Forest and Range Management, Washington State University, 1980 Bachelor of Science in Range Management - Wildlife Habitat, Washington State University, 1978 summa cum laude

Publication List:

1980. An Examination of Laboratory Techniques for the Quantification of Elk Fecal Analysis. MS theses. Washington State University. Pullman, WA. 58 pg.

1986. Report to Congress on BIA Agriculture/Range Programs. (Editor) US DOI, Bureau of Indian Affairs. 39 pg.

1987. Final Findings and Recommendations of the National Indian Agriculture Working Group. US DOI - Bureau of Indian Affairs. 36 pg.

1988. Report on the Current Status of Indian Irrigation Projects Administered by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. USDOI-Bureau of Indian Affairs. 46 pg.

1992. Barriers to Successful Competition: The Isolation of American Indian Agriculture.

Prepared at the request of the US Senate Select Committee on Indian Affairs. Intertribal Agriculture Council. 32 pg.

1993. Indian Borrowers Guide to BIA and FmHA Programs. Intertribal Agriculture Council. 54 pg.

1998. Perspectives on the History and Current Status of American Indian Agriculture. in: American Indian Culture and Research Journal, UCLA.