Columbia Fitness, a native-owned fitness supply company, has worked with some of the Pacific Northwest’s premier fitness facilities for 25+ years. They do everything from operation consulting and design to equipment sales and service, programming, and custom fabrication to meet the needs of customers like Washington State University, University of Idaho, Gonzaga, Central Washington University, Yakama Nation, Seattle Seahawks, Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation, Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, Armstrong Fitness and more.
Owner Orien J. Fiander (O.J.) is an enrolled member of the Grand Ronde Tribe in Oregon, and grew up on the Yakama reservation. He competed at the Division 1 collegiate level as a pole vaulter, and currently operates a chain of health clubs along with managing Columbia Fitness. He’s a devoted family man, and he and his wife Carly have six children.
10th Annual Native American Healthcare Conference
June 10-11, 2019
Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, CA
Through a series of panels, roundtable discussions and networking opportunities, healthcare directors and Tribal Leaders will hear from the industry’s top experts on preventative disease, wellness and other health-related topics facing Indian Country. Tribal Healthcare Clinicians, IHS Representatives and healthcare professionals can look forward to hearing cutting edge Healthcare updates, such as the newest treatments, equipment and opportunities, as well as discuss the current state of the industry and trends for the future.
Ninth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference
June 4-5, 2018
Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Anaheim, CA
The Ninth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference will be held June 4th-5th, 2018 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, CA! Through a series of panels and round table discussions, healthcare directors and Tribal Leaders will hear from the industry’s top experts on mental health, preventative disease and wellness, among other topics. Tribal Healthcare Clinicians, IHS Representatives and healthcare professionals can look forward to hearing the latest in Healthcare, such as the newest treatments, equipment and opportunities, as well as discuss the current state of the industry and trends for the future.
Tenth Annual Native American Economic Development Conference
June 6-7, 2016
The 10th Annual Native American Economic Development Conference will be held June 6th-7th, 2016 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa at Disneyland in Anaheim, CA.
Through a series of tracks, panels and round-table discussions, attendees will hear from top experts focusing on economic diversification. By diversifying your tribe’s economic ventures, you can reduce risk and ensure that the future of your community is safe. Featured at this event will be diversification success stories and panels dedicated to how renewable energy is affecting Indian Country. Gaming is not the only way to generate revenue; find out what other tribes are doing to maximize their economies. You will also have the opportunity to network with hundreds of Tribal Leaders, decision-makers, and industry professionals.