Theresa Hatathalie

Senator Hatathlie has worked with youth in the Navajo Department of Workforce Development in Tuba City, Arizona and specifically for more than 20 years with the Navajo Nation’s Western Agency Diné Y.O.U.T.H. program. She is an appointed member of the Board of Regents for Diné College, reinvigorating this institution with a revamped strategic approach that integrates western and Navajo pedagogic standards. As a recently appointed Arizona State Senator she is a member of the Education, Government, and Commerce committees. She conducts exhaustive research to influence judicious votes on legislation on behalf of Legislative District 7 (now District 6), which includes eight tribal nations and eight counties. Hatathlie’s top priorities will be environmental preservation, safe drinking water, roads and transportation, public education, access to higher education and broadband internet access.