Cynthia L. Butler is of the Skidi and Kitkehaki bands. Pawnee name given by Tom Rice is Chupirit Taka (White Star).
Family: Cynthia is married to Garon Cozad-Tawkoyty and they have a son, Aiden. She is the daughter of George and Tammy Butler, granddaughter of George Butler Sr. and Cynthia Pratt, and Great Granddaughter of Harry and Lucy Pratt.
Her and her family participate in cultural and ceremonial events. She has also cooked for the Pawnee Indian Veterans Organization, OSU Powwow Organization, Native American Church and events around the community and state.
Education: Associate in Science, Business Administration, Northern Oklahoma College.
Committees and Commissions Served: Past Committees and Commissions include: Treasurer of the Pawnee Nation Employees Club, Secretary of the PN Liquor Control Commission, Vice-Chair of the J.O.M. Parent Committee, PN Environmental Regulatory Commission, PN Election Commission, PN Princess Committee and served as staff support for all Pawnee Business Council Committees.
Princess Committee, Chair
Human Resources Committee, Co-Chair
Planning Committee, Co-Chair
Intergovernmental Affairs Committee, Member
COVID Committee, Member