On June 13, 2023 Inland Action met with Eric Ustation, Director of Local Intergovernmental Affairs, San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. Eric gave a brief history of the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and spoke of the challenges they have faced over their history. Today, they are deeply involved in the communities in the region, where they engage in strategic and meaningful philanthropy. They are engaging in revenue diversification the includes investments in the hospitality and retail sectors. Their economic impact cannot be overstated. San Manual Band of Mission Indians is a valued member of Inland Action.