Council Member Tracy “Drucilla Sparrow” Gibbs

Tracy Gibbs

Council Member Tracy “Drucilla Sparrow” Gibbs My name is Tracy Gibbs and my Native American name is “Drucilla Sparrow”. Drucilla is the first name of my 4th generation great grandmother from the Wind Clan. She was forced out of Atmore , Alabama to Oklahoma in the Trail of Tears and several years later she returned […]

Council Member Eddie “Standing Wolf” Milstead

Eddie Milstead

Council Member Eddie “Standing Wolf” Milstead Standing Wolf was born in Escambia County in 1956, where he lived until he entered the U.S. Army. He moved to Santa Rosa County fifteen (15) years ago. He became a member of our Tribe through his Great Great Grandfather James Monroe Milstead. He has sat on our council […]

Council Member Freddy “Two Hawks” Conner

Feddy Conner

Council Member Freddy “Two Hawks” Conner Two Hawks was born in Panama City, but grew up in Pensacola. He now lives in Milton and owns the Native American Store in Pace, Florida called “A Pony Painted”. He is active in all Tribal events and heads up the Tribe’s dance committee. He Draws heritage from both […]

Council Member Duane “Tall Bear” Miller

Duane Miller

Council Member Duane “Tall Bear” Miller Tall Bear was born in 1947 in Molino, FL, and lives in Elberta, AL. He has one son, Duane Dean Miller, who resides in Columbia, Missouri. He has owned and operated W. R. Stocke Construction Company, General Contractors for over 30 years. He has also recently opened S&N Chemical […]

Council Member Rick “Running Water” Tolbert

Rick Tolbert

Council Member Rick “Running Water” Tolber Running Water is a lifelong resident of Santa Rosa County.  He is the son of Raymond C. “Pic” Tolbert and Bobbie “Alonee” Bray Tolbert.  His Creek heritage comes through both parents.  He grew up listening to his mothers stories of their Creek grandmother, Drucilla Butler of the Wind Clan, […]

Council Member / Chairman Larry “Silent Hawk” Holt

Larry Holt

Council Member / Chairman Larry “Silent Hawk” Holt Silent Hawk was born in Pensacola in 1952 and grew up in Santa Rosa County. In Larry’s own words, “My Milton family is the Carpenters. I found my connection to my Indian heritage through the Weatherford’s back in the mid 1700’s. All of my family have become […]

Council Member / Treasurer Wayland “Thunder Horse” Foster

Wayland Foster

Council Member / Treasurer Wayland “Thunder Horse” Foster Thunder Horse was born in 1941 in Jay, Florida, the only child of Vaudie (“She Walks With Spirits”) and Willie Foster. He graduated from Jay High School and received a B.S. Degree from Troy University in Health, Physical Education and Recre-ation and biology and an M.S. Degree […]

Council Member / Genealogist Gail “Many Leaves” Luker Allred

Gail Alldred

Council Member / Genealogist Gail “Many Leaves” Luker Allred Laura Gail Luker Allred has lived all her life in Santa Rosa & Escambia County, Florida. Her parents were Leonard & Maunette Hayes Luker & she is the wife of Bill Allred. Gail graduated from Chumuckla High School as class Salutatorian. She holds an AA degree […]

Vice Chief / Secretary Dan “Sky Horse“ Helms

Dan Helms

Vice Chief / Secretary Dan “Sky Horse“ Helms Sky Horse grew up in Santa Rosa County. After re-searching his family history he found that the vague hushed rumors heard since a child were true. His 2nd Great Grandmother from Chumuckla, Florida was of Creek Indian descent. As he did further research, other Native American lines […]

Chief “Blue Eyes” Thomas Nichols

Chief “Blue Eyes” Thomas Nichols Chief Blue Eyes was born in Atmore, Alabama in 1953, but has been a lifelong resident of Santa Rosa County. He attended Milton High School and Pensacola State College. He is married to the former Miss Laura Wheeler. They have two sons, Sam, 31 years old and Tommy, 32 years […]