Community Education & Recreation Services Division

Deputy Administrative Officer – Albert Crowe         497-1761

Division Office Administrator – Myra Lambert         497-1662

Mission Statement

The Community Education & Recreation Services Division of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians enhances quality of life and promotes overall well-being of the diverse community through the following servies: education; Cherokee culture and language; social services; recreation and proper nutrition while modeling to the highest degree of collaboration, teamwork, partnership, fiscal stewardship and personal integrity.

There are two departments in the Community Education and Recreation Division:

Youth & Adult Education Services and Community Recreation Services

Pam Straughan | Director of Youth and Adult Education | 497-8134 | pamstra@nc-cherokee.com

Ronald “Chumper” Walker | Director of Community and Recreation Services | 497-8133 | chumwalk@nc-cherokee.com