Sitka Tribal Enterprises - economic development

STE - Economic Development Director Camille Ferguson is in the process of developing three very promising economic enterprises to help carry the Tribe and its Citizens into the future. Visit this page often to learn the most recent developments! Contact Camille Ferguson at 747-7290.

Sitka Tribal Tours

STE is assessing the Sitka tourism market and its potential for either continued stagnation or growth. While we examine the operations plans for the future, we intend to focus on high-quality experiences for visitors, excellence in customer service, and training and retaining high-performing employees. Harry Lysons, as Tribal Tours and Dance Show Manager, hires and manages tour drivers and guides, as well as the Naa Kahidi Dancers. Reach Harry Lysons at 747-7290, or email at

Sheet'ka Kwaan Naa Kahidi community house

The Community House at 200 Katlian Street (next to the Pioneer Home), continues to be a favorite venue for local events. STE plans to increase the business portfolio of this valuable space by marketing to corporate retreat planners nationwide. We will ensure that this is done with the utmost cultural sensitivity, as this is our place of gathering first and foremost. To reserve the Sheet'ka Kwaan Naa Kah'di Community House, contact Sandy Lorrigan at 747-7290.

Cottage Industry Development Center

The Sitka Tribal Enterprises has opened the new Cottage Industry Development Center. The commercial building has two options for a variety of meetings or kitchen rental needs at an economical price.  Reservations are accepted Monday-Friday by emailing: or by calling 907-747-7290.