NAGSA Administration 

Superintendent 
Royd R. Lee

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

NAGSA

Attn: Superintendent

P.O. Box 726

Flagstaff, Arizona 86002

royd.lee@nativegrantschools.org 

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Currently serving as NAGSA's Superintendent. Royd Lee is from Shonto, Arizona. Royd Lee is the former NAGSA Board President who represented Shonto Preparatory School as NAGSA's Board of Director. 

Royd Lee is member of the Navajo Nation, his clans are Salt, born for Bitterwater, his maternal grandparents are Reed, and his paternal grandparents are Edgewater. Royd Lee became the youngest elected school board member on the entire Navajo Nation at age 21.

Royd Lee currently serves as board member for Kayenta Unified School District #27, he is a former school board member for Shonto Preparatory School. Royd works for Tuba City Unified School District #15 as teacher. 

Events Coordinator
Verna Yazzie

Contact Information

Mailing Address:

NAGSA

Attn: Events Coordinator 

P.O. Box 726

Flagstaff, Arizona 86002

verna.yazzie@nativegrantschools.org 

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Verna grew up in Smoke Signals and later moved to her mother’s home community in Dilcon. When she started her family, she moved to Tsidi’ To’ii (Birdsprings) and maintains a home there to this day. While raising a family, Verna earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice/Criminology, and a Master of Education in Human Relations from Northern Arizona University.

She has worked with various companies in different capacities in Arizona, as well as held elected leadership positions in the community of Birdsprings. Presently, she serves on the Board of the Ke’yah Advanced Rural Manufacturing Alliance (KARMA) and continues to provide consulting services in Administrative and Business Support Services.

Verna has served as Chapter Secretary/Treasurer also Chapter President for Tsiidi Toh Chapter (Birdsprings), she also has served for School Board Member for Little Singer Community School.