Supervisor Solis Appointed Commissioner
Ted Tenorio (Tiwa Pueblo) is a United States military and veteran activist and president of the Native American Veterans Association (NAVA). He helps and has brought awareness to Native Americans in the military, veterans, and their families. His leadership on the various Native American Boards and civil community committees has received many Veterans Excellence Service awards from the City of Los Angeles Office of the Mayor, State of California, Congressional, and recognition for services to all Native and non-Native veterans.
Mr. Tenorio has been an invitee and speaker for the U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs and the U.S. Department of Defense military committee. He lectured on veterans’ issues at conferences and training seminars to address veterans’ issues. He was appointed by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs as Veterans Administration Affairs, Tribal Advisory Committee Office of Tribal Government Relations. A congressional committee appointed him for the National America 250 Foundation of the U.S. Semi-quincentennial Advisory Commission on Military, Veterans, and Family.
Last modified: October 4, 2022