Dr. John Bush

Dr. John Bush was elected to the San Carlos Tribal Council in November of 2008 for Peridot District Council, and in November of 2010 for Vice- Chairman, and again in November of 2018 to current for Peridot District Council. Prior to being elected, Dr. Bush was retired from the Superintendent position of the San Carlos Unified School District. He had served 35 years with the Arizona Public School System in many different professions, including a Program Manager, Teacher, Principal, and Superintendent. He has received both his Masters’ Degree and a Doctorate in Education Administration from Northern Arizona University.

Dr. Bush’s focus for the Peridot District is to expand economic growth by diversifying businesses development and job creation. In addition, Dr. Bush would like to develop a new Headquarters for Recreation and Wildlife and broaden the farming operations.

Boards, Commissions, and Committees:

  • Recreation and Wildlife Commission

  • Tribal Emergency Response Commission – Liaison

  • Housing Authority

  • Planning and Zoning

  • Education

  • Employee Benefits

  • Tribal Livestock

  • San Carlos Apache Telecommunications Utility Inc.

Non-SCAT Boards and Committees

  • Board of Regents for Haskell University

  • Board of Regents for Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute.

Peridot District Councilman Dr.John Bush

Peridot District

101 N. Old Moonbase Road
Peridot Arizona 85542
Email
peridotadmin@scat-nsn.gov
Phone:(928) 475-2930
Fax (928) 475-2940

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1000
San Carlos
Arizona 85550