Global Conference 2010
President, Native American Finance Officers Association
Bill Lomax is the President of the Native American Finance Officers Association (NAFOA), a Native American nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the financial and business management of tribal governments and their businesses. NAFOA has more than 200 member Native American tribes and works to address financial issues that affect them and tribal governments generally. An enrolled member of the Gitxsan Nation, Lomax is also a director with the private equity firm Capital Dynamics and runs its day-to-day Native American business. He has also worked on Wall Street and directly for tribal governments as a portfolio manager and financial advisor. Lomax has worked with some of the largest Native American funds and has helped raise a significant amount of capital for tribal casinos. A former attorney, he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia Law School and holds an M.B.A. from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business.