California Health and Human Services

Link to California State Web Portal
Link to the California Web State Portal
Link to the California Health and Human Services homepage

Tribal Liaison and Tribal Consultation Policy

Tribal communication and consultation is important to the California Health & Human Services Agency (CalHHS). In accordance with Governor Edmund G. Brown’s Executive Order B-10-11, this site includes contact information for Tribal Liaison in addition to CalHHS Agency’s Tribal Consultation Policy.

CalHHS Agency Tribal Liaison
Jim Suennen, Associate Secretary, External Affairs and Tribal Liaison
Phone: (916) 651-8056

CalHHS Agency Tribal Consultation Policy
The CalHHS Agency’s Tribal Consultation Policy promotes and fosters effective government-to-government communication between California Indian Tribes and the CalHHS Agency, consistent with Executive Order B-10-11 and the Governor’s Tribal Advisor’s Office.