Lummi Economic Development

Office of Economic Policy

 The mission of the Office of Economic Policy is to analyze, plan, implement, and administer government economic policies and actions necessary for increasing the standard of living of Lummi Tribal members, advancing self-determination, and improving the sustainable economic health and prosperity of Lummi Nation’s public and private sector to empower our tribal members and entities to do more, now and in the future in order to preserve, promote and protect our ScheLangen.


Teresa Taylor, Interim Director | | (360) 303-8911

Derek Harter, Interim Director | | (360) 820-6738

Laura Solomon, Business Office Manager | | (360) 935-1726

Francis Jefferson III, Economic Planner II | | (360) 384-7105

James Jefferson, Business Analyst II | | (360) 746-5885

Leilani Feliciano, Project Manager I | | (360) 312-2197

Business License

Indian Tax Guide

The Indian Tax Guide was created to assist persons engaging in activities within Indian country or with Indian tribes or tribal members. The information contained in this guide provides guidance for activities such as the sales of tangible personal property or retail services, and treaty fishery activity or the exercise of other treaty rights.This guide is intended to provide general tax information only.


State of Washington - Tribal Exemption Forms

PSE Customers - Please fill out this application and provide a copy of your enrollment card. Email it to Puget Sound Energy or the Office of Economic Policy staff and we will submit it for you so that you can get tax exemption on your Puget Sound Energy utility bill.

Available Documents

There are 29 documents currently available in the Office of Economic Policy portion of the website.

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  Gooseberry Tides

Data sourced from USDOC/NOAA/NOS/COOPS (Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services Disclaimer: The official Tide and Tidal Current prediction tables are published annually on October 1, for the following calendar year. Tide and Tidal Current predictions generated prior to the publishing date of the official tables are subject to change. The enclosed data are based upon the latest information available as of the date of your request. Tide and Tidal Current predictions generated may differ from the official predictions if information for the station requested has been updated since the publishing date of the official tables. For more information visit NOAA/COOPS website