John_McGinnis-member-at-largeJohn Fitzgerald McGinnis

Member-at-Large (November 2012-Present)

(707) 273-7599 cell
(707) 733-1900 ext. 1203


I am 40 years old an happily married with 5 children. I enjoy coaching and playing sports in my free time as well as volunteering at community and Tribal functions. I am very involved in school activities for the children and any fundraising events. My responsibility on Council is to serve my people and represent our Tribe in a positive way in the local community and abroad.

General Manager

Bear River Casino Resort

January 2015-2019


Sr. Director of Casino Operations-Bear River Casino Hotel

September 2013-January 2015

Director of Slot Operations-Bear River Casino Hotel

September 2007-September 2013

General Manager- Bear River Casino Hotel

January 2006- September 2007

Assistant General Manager- Bear River Casino Hotel

August 2005-January 2006

Executive Director of Gaming-Bear River Band of Rohnerville Rancheria

January 2003-July 2005

Higher Education/AOA Coordinator

Bear River Band of Rohnerville Rancheria 

June 2000-January 2003


University Nevada Reno 2008-2009

“Certificate in Gaming Management”

College of the Redwoods 1997-1999

Business Administration

Woodland High School Graduate Class of ’95