Terry A. Sloan is aDine (Navajo) and Hopi Native American from Tuba City, Arizona born in Shiprock, New Mexico, he is born to the Kinyaa’áanii - Towering House Clan and born for the Tó’aheedlíinii - Water-Flows-Together Clan and a hereditary descendant of Hopi Chief Loloma.

Mr. Sloan is the Director of his NGO Southwest Native Cultures, where he is an accredited member of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, as an Indigenous Peoples Organization since May 2011. Through SWNC, Mr. Sloan is actively consulting and advocating for Indigenous Peoples Rights, Human Rights, the Environment, Climate Change and Indigenous Peoples Environmental, Social and Economic issues.