james Siva


Mr. Siva is the Vice-Chairman of Morongo's Tribal Council where he oversees economic development for the 35,000 acre Morongo Indian Reservation.  Mr. Siva is a second-generation Council Member who focuses on the Tribe’s self-reliance and pursuit of economic opportunities to continue developing economic growth for future Morongo generations.  Mr. Siva served as the point person for the Tribe in forming Tribal Capital Markets and was instrumental in forging the strong relationship the Council now has with the Managing Partners of TCM. He has been instrumental in championing TCM’s involvement in Tribal financings since its inception.  Mr. Siva was also a key member of the Morongo Road Show team for its financing of its $375mm casino expansion in October of 2018.

Mr. Siva graduated Cum Laude from Columbia University and was the inaugural recipient of Columbia's Native Alumni Seven Generation Award for Outstanding Community Service.  

Morongo Band of Mission Indians – Tribal Cardholder.