Director | Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation
Orlando Moreno is the Community and Economic Development Director at the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation. He holds several advanced degrees (in Business and Law). He is a Certified Investment Management Analyst completing his training at the prestigious Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania. His work experience spans 40 years and includes working for Digital Equipment Corporation. He accepted a position with his Tribe as its first Information Technology Director and progressed through many roles and served on many committees for his Tribe. He played an instrumental role in the development of policy, organizational design, strategic planning, major economic development projects and community projects. He served his country honorably in the United States Marine Corp (USMC – The Few, The Proud). Orlando is an enrolled member of the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation. Mr. Moreno believes in people and that character matters. He believes a person with heart and passion can accomplish anything.