Chairman Gray is the eldest son of Charles and Regina Gray (Bear Clan Mother). Francis is a graduate from the University of Maryland College Park with a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering as a Mechanical Engineer. Francis has served on the tribal council since 2012 and has been working diligently to build a solid and sustainable cultural foundation on which to build our tribal heritage for future generations. As the Tribal Chair, Francis envisions the tribe to have a foundation that is cultural resilient and will make it a top priority for the betterment of his tribe. Francis’s primary focus will be to address the posterity of the tribe and to be an instrumental part of developing a cohesive governing structure for our tribe’s present and future.