The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians has elected a new tribal leader.
Carla Rodriguez, the aunt of current tribal Chairman James Ramos, has been elected to succeed him April16, Ramos said.
Ramos decided not to seek another term as the tribal leader to concentrate on his campaign for San Bernardino County supervisor.
“She’ll do a good job for the community,” Ramos said. “She’ll do a good job for the tribe. She shares many of the same values and commitments I have.”
Carla was the former Tribal secretary