National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development
Derrick Watchman is the Chief Executive Officer for the Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise. Formerly he was Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager at JP Morgan Chase Bank’s Native American Banking Group. Derrick is formerly the Chief of Staff for the Navajo Nation where he managed the Executive Branch program and services. Derrick is a member of the Navajo Nation and was raised on the Navajo reservation. Among several directorships, he is the current chairman of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development Board of Directors. Mr. Watchman holds a MBA from the University of California and a Bachelors degree from the University of Arizona.