2 Joseph W. Begay

Joseph Begay

Director of Network Services and Finance

2 Joseph W. Begay

Joseph W. Begay is the Network Services/Finance Director (Navajo Nation).  Begay brings over 20 years of financial management experience and expertise to Native Public Media.  Begay serves as the administrator of the NPM Network Services Program with responsibility for the daily administration of the Financial and Legal Compliance Program and other direct services to Native radio stations.

Begay has experience in the recovery of financial records, conducting inquiries that result in financial outcomes, financial reconstruction, and location and documentation of financial records.  More importantly, Begay has a long professional history in working with Governmental entities (Tribal, County, State and Federal) and understands the fiscal language and protocols of those institutions.  Begay will use these specific financial skills to aid stations in completing their Annual CSG Financial Reports .

Prior to joining NPM, Begay held various Executive Management Positions with four of the largest Public School systems in Northern Arizona and most recently as the Finance Director/Comptroller with the Hopi Nation. Some Recognition Awards Begay received for his services include the “Superintendent’s Commitment to Excellence Award” and the “Administrator of the Year”.