Director of Finance
As the Director of Finance, Mr. Estimo is responsible for the management, control and administration of all fiscal operations for the tribal organization. In his role, he assists the Secretary-Treasurer/CEO in preparation of the annual budget, coordinates the annual audit process, and is responsible for reviewing and updating tribal fiscal policies to ensure compliance with applicable rules and regulations. Additionally, the Director of Finance is responsible for analyzing financial performance and making short and long-term financial strategy recommendations to the Secretary-Treasurer/CEO and Tribal Council.
Mr. Estimo joined the Finance Branch in 2005 as an accounts payable specialist. Since that time, he has held many positions within the branch allowing him to gain valuable experience in all areas of tribal finance. Through the succession planning, Mr. Estimo gained valuable skills and professional development that ultimately led to his promotion to the Director of Finance position in 2016.
Mr. Estimo is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs. He received is Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration from Oregon State University in 2012.