Quapaw OK, (March 21, 2021) - Quapaw Nation swore in newly elected member Jeremy Olsen at the monthly meeting, March 20th of 2021, to fill the previously vacated role. Mr. Olsen will serve a short term that will conclude with the July elections. Chairman Byrd could be heard saying he looks forward to working with Mr. Olsen towards the betterment of all the Quapaw people.
"I'd just like to thank everybody for voting me into this position." Mr. Olsen stated. "I wish John E and James the best of luck you know and I'm humbled by this experience and I'll do the best I can. My grandpa always told me put your best foot forward and do your best so that's the only promise I'm going to make."