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First name: Janees photo
Last name: Taylor
E-mail: janees-taylor@cherokee.org
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118 S. Mill Street
Pryor, OK 74361
(C) 918-525-2086

Janees Taylor is serving her second term as council member in Cooweescoowee South district 15 which covers the southern parts of Rogers and Mayes Counties.

Janees is a member of all standing committees of the Tribal Council and is the chair of the Executive and Finance committee. She has served as the secretary of the council since 2018, and in 2020 was a member of the Special Commission for the Protection of Cherokee Nation Sovereignty established to prepare the Cherokee Nation for changes resulting from the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in McGirt v Oklahoma.

In addition to her council work, Janees volunteers on the Mayes County Post Adjudication Board, the Rogers State University Foundation board and is an advisory member of the Claremore Indian Hospital board and the Housing Authority of the Cherokee Nation board of directors.

Janees graduated from Northeastern State University in Tahlequah with a degree in Accounting and went on to pass the CPA exam before taking over the accounting and office management of Fred Taylor Furniture, the family owned business she runs with her husband, Brent.