ATNI Native Marketplace – 1/23-1/25 in Portland!

Join us next week for the ATNI Marketplace in Portland, OR. ATNI Economic Development Corporation and our friends at Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians, Nixyaawii Community Financial Services – NCFS, Oregon Native American Chamber, and Native American Youth and Family Center are proud to present this open to the public marketplace featuring vendors, partners and live performers from around the region. It is open next Monday 1/23 to Wednesday 1/25 from 8am-6pm at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Portland.

Hope to see you there!

Happy Holidays!

Happy holidays from Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians Economic Development Corporation! We hope you and your loved ones are keeping safe and warm. We are looking forward to all the great things to come in 2023 and are deeply grateful for those that made 2022 one for the books.

Help us make 2023 the best year yet and join our growing team! We are currently seeking a Director of Financial Services and an Office Administrator. Check out our hiring page for more information and how to apply, as well as partner job listings.

ATNI-EDC Hires Stacey McQuade-Eger As Executive Director!

The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians Economic Development Corporation
(ATNI-EDC) is pleased to announce Stacey L. McQuade-Eger, JD, as the newly hired Executive
Director of our growing regional native organization! Stacey started her new journey with ATNI-
EDC on December 15, 2022.

Ms. McQuade-Eger is an accomplished director offering 25 years in staff management,
operations planning, organizational development and financial management. That, combined
with her passion for creating positive impacts in Native communities will prove greatly beneficial
for ATNI-EDC and Northwest Tribes. Stacey graduated from the University of Montana School
of law and earned her Juris Doctorate degree in transactional law and Indian law.

“Our ATNI Economic Development Corporation board and staff are delighted to welcome
Stacey McQuade-Eger as our new ATNI-EDC Executive Director. Not only does Stacey
possess a wealth of experience and expertise, she is a Tribal member of one of our stalwart
ATNI Tribes, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of Montana,” said Dave Tovey,
ATNI-EDC Board President.

“I am honored and humbled to be joining the team at ATNI-EDC as the next Executive Director
and I am very excited about the opportunities and challenges ahead,” Stacey said. “I want to
thank the ATNI-EDC Board, my family and community for believing in me. I look forward to
serving our tribal communities as we work together in further securing sustained and equitable
economies both for today, and for the next seven generations.”

Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians Economic Development Corporation (ATNI-EDC) has a
mission to provide financial and technical assistance in the areas of community and economic
development to the 57 ATNI Member Tribes and their Tribal citizens. ATNI Member Tribes
include all Tribes in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho, as well as some Tribes in Northern
California, Nevada, Montana, and Alaska. ATNI-EDC is a wholly owned, subsidiary of the
Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians (ATNI).

This Week – 2022 Northwest Native Economic Summit 10/26-10/28

There is still time to join us at the Wildhorse Resort & Casino for the 2022 Northwest Native Economic Summit, October 26th through October 28th in Pendleton, Oregon. Celebrate ATNI-EDC’s 25th anniversary at this special event, co-hosted by Nixyaawii Community Financial Services.

When: October 26-28

Where: Wildhorse Resort & Casino in Pendleton, OR

Registration Link:

Any questions? Email!

Still Time to Register for Next Week’s NW Native Economic Summit 10/26-10/28 at Wildhorse Resort & Casino

Register soon to get our special group rate at Wildhorse!

Co-hosted by  Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians Economic Development Corporation and Nixyaawii Community Financial Services, the 2022 Northwest Native Economic Summit will mark the 25th anniversary of ATNI-EDC and will feature a showcase of speakers, the Northwest Native Fashion Show, engaging panels on topics such as Business Incubators, Land Acquisition Strategies, Food Sovereignty and more!

Register for the summit here:

Check out the agenda here!

We have a block of rooms in the new tower at Wildhorse available at a special rate. You’ll find the booking ID in the confirmation email after you register for the summit.

Any questions? Email

See you in Pendleton!