A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. New River Gorge National River in West Virginia encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.
Secretary Jewell Statement on the Senate Confirmation of Vincent Logan as Special Trustee for American Indians
Office of the Secretary
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today released the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed Vincent G. Logan to serve as Special Trustee for American Indians:
“As an investment professional, a mentor for Native American attorneys, and a member of the Osage Nation, Vince has been deeply rooted in Indian Country for many decades. His asset management expertise, legal experience and extensive network of professional relationships in Indian Country will well serve the Office of Special Trustee and the Department of the Interior as we work to build a stronger and more responsive trust asset management system for the Nation's First Americans. I am pleased the Senate voted to confirm him to this leadership post at Interior.”
For more information on the nomination of Vincent G. Logan, click HERE. More information on the Office of the Special Trustee for American Indians is HERE.