We are a sovereign tribe, managing resources and protecting our culture as we serve our people now and into the future.
- We strengthen sovereignty by exercising self-determination and self-sufficiency.
- We act as guardian of Tribal natural, fiscal, human, and cultural resources through sound business practices demonstrating accountability, responsibility, and efficiency.
- We provide a foundation for our people to prosper, while sustaining Ute identity and quality of life.
- We foster quality relationships with respect and dignity.
- We communicate with our Tribal Members ensuring they are aware of important issues and building trust.
We will be a sovereign tribal nation that:
- encourages the membership to achieve their full potential through self-responsibility
- expands our tribal resources, culture, and traditions while ensuring never-ending prosperity
- creates access to resources that enhance capabilities, provide education, and enrich experiences for our people