Direct Marketing

Membership Development

Dr. J. Cedric Woods, phd., new business consultant

Cedric brings over a decade of experience on issues impacting native people to his role as Business Development Consultant.  Through a multitude of positions held at the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, Cedric was instrumental in the strategic planning and successful implementation of operational, staffing, budgeting and policy matters relating to tribal governance. For several years, Cedric also served as the Tribal Government Spokesman, working to effectively disseminate tribal government information to media contacts within community groups, local government and special interest groups.

Cedric holds a PhD in anthropology from the University of Connecticut.