Society of American Indian Government Employees

Honoring Our Ancestors Through Government Service
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If you attended the SAIGE National Training Program
June 21-23, go to the Participant Portal to
download your Certificate of Achievement. The recordings of the sessions are also there for your review!

Thank you to Bryan Newland, Charles Sams III, Stacy Leeds, James Vukelich, DJ Vanas, Heather Dawn Thompson, Cynthia Dunn, Stephen Pevar, Michael Lally (USAF) and all of our wonderful speakers! You made our 20th Anniversary even more special. Thank you for celebrating with us.

Who We Are

Formed in 2002, SAIGE is the first national non-profit organization representing American Indian and Alaska Native Federal, Tribal, State, and local government employees.

SAIGE hosts an outstanding Annual National Training Program, open to all, focused on professional development, leadership and topics related to the complex Federal Indian Trust Responsibility. Integral to this, SAIGE provides specialized training sessions for Veterans and Youth.

Our Mission

SAIGE Military Meritorious Service Awards Winners Selected
Congratulations to all the winners! Click here for more information.

SAIGE National Training Program 2022
Held June 21-23, 2022
“Celebrating 20  Years of Respect, Culture and Education” was a great success!
Thank you to our participants & speakers!

FINAL AGENDA may be downloaded Here:
Final_SAIGE 2022 NTP Agenda.w.vets

Does your organization want to partner or exhibit during our Training Program? Contact:

Talking Leaf Newsletter
Spring Edition

The Talking Leaf  is our newsletter that we publish three times a year. Click HERE to download the Spring 2022 issue or visit the archives.

Spring 2022 Talking Leaf

You need this SAIGE Bucket Hat for all your summer activities! Get this – and more – shirts, blankets, hoodies – from our partners at Martin Sports Apparel.     

When you choose SAIGE in Amazon Smile for your purchases,    Amazon will donate part of their proceeds to SAIGE. Thank you for using Amazon Smile for your everyday purchases to help support SAIGE.

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SAIGE Strategic Plan

Recent Blog Posts

SAIGE Student Youth Track Open!

May 24th, 2022

A popular aspect of the SAIGE National Training program is our Youth Track, that provides college and high school students insight into federal, tribal and state government careers. This program is offered for FREE.

The Youth track will also be o… [read more…]

Military Meritorious Service Awards Announced

May 17th, 2022

The purpose of the SAIGE Military Meritorious Award is to recognize individuals who wear or have worn the uniform and made contributions above and beyond the mission, along with contributing to the promotion of American Indian / Alaskan Native cultu… [read more…]

Registration now open. Catch the Early bird!

May 16th, 2022

Registration for the SAIGE National Training Program, Celebrating 20 Years of Respect, Culture and Education, is now open for Early Bird registration! It will be held June 21- 23, 2022. Register by May 20 and you can get a significant discount at $3… [read more…]

National Training Program Photos

See more 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016 & 2015 NTP pics on SAIGE’s Flickr page
Photos copyright: 2015 NTP C. Mackay; 2016 NTP R. Chavez; 2017 NTP C.Takawana; 2018 W. Lord, 2019 D.Garceau, L. Jones

SAIGE Chair, Fredericka Joseph, presenting
drum to the Honorable Tehassi Hill,
Chairman of the Oneida Nation

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Contact Us


Mailing Address:
17706 N. Peoria
Skiatook, OK 74070

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