With over 15 years of experience in the International and Native American markets, Western Regional Operations Manager Lamoni Yazzie is a true asset to the Arrowhead Builders team.
“The addition of Lamoni to our Western Regional team is huge for us,” said Kari McCormick, Vice President of Client Relations. “His experience with working closely with several Southwestern tribes aligns perfectly with Arrowhead’s goal to be the premier Native American Contractor in the Nation.”
A proven leader with diverse executive management experience, Mr. Yazzie has an extensive history working in the construction industry including the management and oversight of several large tribal housing projects throughout the US. Some notable projects include the following:
- Gila River Indian Community Housing – directly responsible for the management and oversight of the construction of 477 homes and managing the $125 Million program.
- Comanche Nation Housing Authority – as Housing Director he created and administered programs and policies related to all Housing facilities including managing the $2.5 Million neighborhood improvement and development project for construction and major renovation of 168 housing units.
- Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community Housing Division – direct oversight of a 465 home loan portfolio, managed and lead 25 employees, overseeing all financial activities
Mr. Yazzie is a top graduate of the United States Air Force Academy with a degree in civil engineering having honorably served our country for 6 years. His unique experience with federal contracting, public works, commercial, housing and experience with working with Tribal communities puts him in perfect alignment with Arrowhead’s core markets.
Lamoni is an affiliated member of the Comanche, Sac and Fox and Navajo Nation. His strong character and leadership experience along with his values for strong client relationships will be an enormous benefit to the growth of the Arrowhead team.