The Graham County Indian Education Office has seven staff positions in the program:
Manager- Marcia Hollifield
The program manager coordinates all activities and supervises personnel. The director must maintain a balanced budget, submit necessary paperwork, and attend committee meetings.
K-3 Tutor /Advisor -Paige Wachacha Gross
The K-3 Tutor/ Advisor works with teachers and provides students with individual instruction in areas of difficulty.
4-6 Tutor/Advisor -Sherry Wachacha
The 4-6 Tutor/ Advisor assists in classroom instruction and works with students individually.
The Middle School Tutor/Advisor provides individual instruction to Native American students and works closely with teachers to monitor students' progress.
High School Tutor/Advisor -Brenda Norville
The High School Tutor/Advisor works closely with the Guidance Counselor and assists students with class work and future plans.
Cherokee Language Teacher -Alaina Rattler Haney
The Cherokee Language Teacher teaches written and spoken Cherokee in elementary classrooms.
Cherokee History Teacher -Brent Icenhower
The Cherokee History Teacher teaches the history of the Cherokee to high school students.
Cherokee Language Teacher- Shirley Oswalt
Cherokee language classes team-taught in the Cherokee History class to HS students.