Vision Statement

The vision of the Navajo Insurance Service Department is to provide affordable and quality insurance to its insured participants through claims administration, loss control and employee well-being.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Navajo Insurance Service Department is to support our valued customers by providing positive, resourceful, and cost-effective insurance services for the Navajo Nation so that its assets, property and employees are protected and the levels of coverage are adequate.


Employee Assistance

Employee Benefits

Risk Management

Safety and Loss Control

Worker's Compensation

Employee Benefits FY'16 Open Enrollment Download Attention! Navajo Nation and Enterprise Employees Navajo Nation Employee Benefits Program - 2014 Presentation Schedule. Download Attention! The Navajo Nation Acknowledgement of Worker’s Compensation Act, 15 N.N.C., §1003 – Exclusive Remedy – Notice to Workers. Download

Upcoming Events/Recent News

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Broker Interviews—FY’16
Time: 9:00 am

Location: Albuquerque, NM

Wednesday—Friday, October 21-23, 2015

Division of General Services Strategic Planning Work Session
Time: 8:00 am

Location: Sandia Casino, Albuquerque, NM

Monday—Tuesday, October 26-27, 2015

Insurance Service’s 4th Quarterly Enterprise Meeting
Time: 9:00 am (AZ Time)

Please see attached PDF and Notice under “Enterprise Meeting Information” link.

Location: Twin Arrows Navajo Casino, Twin Arrows, AZ

Sunday, November 01, 2015

Daylight Savings Times Ends
Time: 12:00 am

All Please Roll Back Your Clocks. The Navajo Nation Observes the Time Change.

Location: Navajo Nation, AZ

Friday, November 7, 2014

Navajo Nation Insurance Commission meeting
Time: 8:00 am

Location: Quality Inn Business Ctr., Rm. 107, Window Rock, AZ

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Veteran’s Day Holiday
Time: All Day

The Navajo Nation Observence.

Location: Navajo Nation, AZ

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Thanksgiving Holiday
Time: All Day

The Navajo Nation Observence.

Location: Navajo Nation, AZ

Friday, November 27, 2015

Navajo Nation Family Day Holiday
Time: All Day

Location: Navajo Nation, AZ


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  • Littlewater Chapter
  • Nahatadzil Chapter (New Lands)
  • Newcomb Chapter
  • San Juan Chapter
  • Sheep Springs Chapter
  • Shonto Community Chapter
  • Steamboat Chapter
  • To'Nanees'Dizi Chapter (Tuba City)
  • Tse Daa K'aan Chapter (Hogback)
  • Chinle Chapter
  • Cornfields Chapter
  • Dilkon Chapter
  • Greasewood Springs Chapter
  • Kayenta Chapter
  • Kinlichee Chapter (Kin Dah Lichii)
  • Lupton Chapter
  • Naschitti Chapter
  • To'likan Chapter (Sweet Water)
  • White Rock Chapter
  • Additional Chapters

LGA Chapter Services


Insurance Commission

The purpose of the Insurance Commission shall be to ensure accurate insurance coverage and protection for the Navajo Nation government its political subdivisions, enterprises, assets, property and employees. (2.N.N.C. § § 931, et seq.)

Insurance Commission Meetings

The Navajo Nation Insurance Commision convenes on the 1st Friday of each calendar month. Locations and times vary and are available upon request. Commission meetings consist of monthly regular meetings in addition to Special Sessions and Emergency Sessions that may be called at any time between each regular session. For more information, please contact the Navajo Nation Insurance Services Department @ (928) 871-6461.


Bernadette Benally,
NNIC Chairperson

Raymond Smith,
NNIC Vice-Chairperson

I. Harlan Charley,
NNIC Member

Linda Youvella,
NNIC Member

Olivia Benally,
Enterprise Alternate Rep.

Linda Bitsoi,
Judicial Branch Rep.


Kandis Martine,
Legal Advisor

Arita Yazzie,
Legal Advisor

Robert Willie,
Financial Advisor

Levon B. Henry,
Legislative Counsel