NIGC Division of Finance

NIGC Division of Finance

The Division of Finance handles the Commission’s fiscal and budgetary matters and supports the agency’s day-to-day financial activities. The division performs the tasks as part of NIGC’s statutory and regulatory duties, and is also responsible for the accounting and financial functions as listed below.

The Division of Finance:

  • Collects fees for Class II and Class III gaming;
  • Tracks financial statement submissions from gaming operations;
  • Processes tribal background investigations;
  • Conducts management contract review and background investigation for third-party contractors that are managing gaming operations;
  • Processes fingerprint and background investigations payments;
  • Prepares annual budget and financial reports;
  • Prepares annual Gross Gaming Revenue information release;
  • Supports the agency’s accounts payable and procurement activities; and
  • Handles human resource & personnel management matters.

Division of Finance key contacts:

Yvonne Lee, Director of Finance

Mitch Giles, Supervisory Financial Specialist

Jon Duran, Background Investigations Manager (Acting)

Beverly Carter, TBIS (Tribal Background Investigation Section) Chief

Wei Zhong, Supervisory Accountant

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