Fort Yates, ND—Native Nations Rebuilders Program (cohort 6) - Steve currently serves as the external affairs director for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, a position that allows him to work on issues ranging from water rights to education reform to housing initiat
Grand Forks, ND—Native Nations Rebuilders Program (cohort 5) - Jennifer is an associate judge at the Spirit Lake Tribal Court, located in Fort Totten, North Dakota. Her professional career has largely focused on the Indian Child Welfare Act.
Since 1997, the Fargo-Moorhead area has been an important refugee resettlement center. The influx of these new residents, most of whom don’t speak English, presents them and the community with significant challenges.