Board of Directors


D. Duane Noggle
Board Chair 
01/01/2021 - 12/31/2024

A lifelong resident of Sanders, Arizona married to Ina (Lynch) Noggle of the Honágháni Clan. Mr. Noggle and Ina have two children, one foster son and six grandchildren. Mr. Noggle retired from education after spending 40 years as a teacher, basketball coach, principal, HR Director and Superintendent. He received his Associate of Arts Degree from Eastern Arizona College in Auto Business, a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science and a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Northern Arizona University.

He has served on The Sanders Unified School District Governing Board, the Puerco Valley Fire District Board and was appointed to the Northern Apache County Special Health Care District in January 2021. Currently, he resides in Sanders, Arizona and operates a cattle ranching business.


Steven Begay
Vice Chair
01/09/2018 - 12/31/2022

Steven is retired and has a limited liability company to do consulting, interpretations and translations, and tax work. He received his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from Arizona State University in December 1992. Throughout his career, he has held numerous positions such as: Project Coordinator, Senior Accountant, Financial Analyst, and General Manager.

He has served as a Board Member at Navajo Times Publishing Company, Navajo Voters Coalition, and was appointed as the Vice Chair for Northern Apache County Special Health Care District in January 2018. Currently, he resides in St. Michaels, Arizona.


Nancy Roanhorse
01/01/2019 - 12/31/2022

Nancy Roanhorse has been a board member for 2 years. Formerly she taught third grade at Sanders Elementary School.

She desires to serve others in the Sanders community. Because of this desire and a love for teaching, she now has a Christian school in her home.  She would like the clinic to expand its services to aid those in the community.

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Ellvia Lydia Hill
10/26/2021 - 12/31/2026

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Samuel Iashie
01/27/2022 - 12/31/2026


Northern Apache County Special Health Care District Bylaws

Board Meeting Agenda & Minutes

Northern Apache County Special Health Care District

Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes