Robert M. Wood – Obituary

The Native American Heritage Commission is sad to announce the passing of Rob Wood. Rob Wood, age 75, of Sacramento, passed on Sunday February 18, 2024. Rob championed the protection of tribal cultural resources for over two decades at the Commission. In addition to his work at the Commission, Rob was a tribal advocate at the California Department of Parks and Recreation where he was integral in work relating to the California Indian Museum, State Capitol Museum, and the repatriation of tribal ancestors. Rob also served on the Board of Directors for the California Indian Heritage Center Foundation and echoed the importance this Center honoring California Native Americans. Rob will be dearly missed by his NAHC family.

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