Hopi Tribe Economic Development Corporation

HTEDC is located off the Hopi reservation, offices are located at the Continental Plaza in Flagstaff, Arizona. The Hopi tribe is the sole shareholder of HTEDC which is a Federally Charted Corporation. HTEDC consists of six diverse establishments that are located in Second Mesa, Sedona, Flagstaff, and Payson. HTEDC continues to cultivate in the economic development for the Hopi Tribe.

Our Mission


Create and harness an economic environment that will blossom, by securing resources, and providing the guidance and training that allows Hopi Tribe members to prosper and preserve their homeland and culture.

Our Core Values

At the heart of every move the HTEDC holds the Core Values of the corporation. We strive to keep these values in mind as we are operating our everyday business and looking forward to future ventures:

Trust  •  Integrity  •  Creativity & Innovation  •  Accountability Respect 

Ensure that the Hopi’s money is spent mindfully

Board Of Directors

Edison Tu’tsi

Board Chairman


Vice Chair

Raymond Namoki

Board Member

David Newlin

Board Member

Jerry Smith

Board Member

Nick Brokeshoulder

Board Member


Board Member


Kris Kelhoyouma

Hopi Cultural Center
Assistant General Manager

Valerie Hernandez

Muyawki Inn 
General Manager 

Mike Hutchins & Tammy Cupp

Flagstaff Properties
Property Managers