Tishmall Turner


Tishmall Turner is the Chair of the Donations & Contributions Committee for the Rincon Band of the Luiseño Indians, and CSUSM Tribal Liaison. She is the first full-time Tribal Liaison in the California State University System.

In just over two years, she successfully coordinated activities that linked the university to many tribal communities in the region, providing guidance and assistance to the university president and other university administrators, faculty and staff regarding tribal events, issues, educational needs, and protocol.

Tishmall serves on numerous boards and committees in the community, including the Dream the Impossible Native Youth Conference, Valley Center Pauma Unified School District Title VII Advisory Committee, American Indian Chamber of Commerce of CA and Rincon Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors.

She holds a bachelor's and master's degree in business administration and was instrumental in obtaining a $100,000 commitment to the Palomar Health Foundation.

  • Palomar Medical Center Escondido


    2185 Citracado Parkway

    Escondido, CA 92029


  • Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido


    555 East Valley Parkway

    Escondido, CA 92025


  • Palomar Medical Center Poway


    15615 Pomerado Road

    Poway, CA 92064