Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal
Community & Government Center
483 Great Neck Road South
Mashpee, MA 02649

Ramona Peters - Tribal Historic Preservation Department Director/Tribal Historic Preservation Officer (THPO) and NAGPRA Director


Phone: 508.477.0208 Ext. 101

David Weeden - Deputy Tribal Historic Preservation Officer (THPO)


Phone: 508.477.0208 Ext. 102


Love Richardson-Williams - Department Manager


Phone: 508.477.0208 Ext. 174


Sharman Brown - Administrative Assistant


Phone: 508.477.0208 Ext. 197


Stephen R. Curley - Tribal Archivist


Phone: 508.477.0208 Ext. 196



Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act

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Tribal Historic Preservation Department
The Tribal Historic Preservation Department seeks to establish a 7-member Mashpee Wampanoag Historic Preservation Commission (MWHPC).  The Commission will provide advice to the Tribal Historic Preservation Officer on decisions related to preserving tribal culture, history, language, historical sites, structures, cultural items, burial sites, and other sites of significance.

Wanted: Two tribal members who are interested and knowledgeable of the Mashpee Wampanoag history, culture, and land use practices of our ancestors who are willing to serve as Historic Preservation Commissioners

Duties: Attend meeting once a month (maximum of 2 hours per meeting), offer advice and guidance to THPO for developing protection plans of important cultural sites and items. Two Year Term