Melissa Axelrod is associate professor of linguistics at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.
Jule Gómez de García is associate professor of linguistics, California State University, San Marcos.
Jordan Lachler is a PhD candidate in the department of linguistics, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, and a research associate at the Sealaska Heritage Institute in Ketchikan, Alaska.
Wilhelmina Phone has been working on the documentation of Jicarilla for more than thirty years. She has taught the language and developed materials for Jicarilla language classes for adults and children. She will be awarded an honorary doctorate for her achievements from the University of New Mexico in May of 2006.
Maureen Olson has an MA in education and teaches Jicarilla Apache in public schools and to adults. She serves as coordinator for bilingual programs at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. She is currently the Jicarilla Language Revitalization Coordinator.
Matilda Martinez is a specialist in Jicarilla traditional cultural practice.
Sean M. Burke is a computational lexicographer and an author and consulting editor for the technical publisher O'Reilly Media.
Jule Gímez de García is associate professor of linguistics, California State University, San Marcos.