FIRST PEOPLES FUND STAFF

LORI POURIER (Oglala Lakota) President EMAIL

LORI POURIER

(Oglala Lakota)

President

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MARSHA WHITING (Chippewa Cree) Vice President of Operations & Programs EMAIL

MARSHA WHITING

(Chippewa Cree)

Vice President of Operations & Programs

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ANNA HUNTINGTON Development Director EMAIL

ANNA HUNTINGTON

Development Director

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LIANA ROBINSON Finance & Compliance Director EMAIL

LIANA ROBINSON

Finance & Compliance Director

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SHEILA WHITE HORSE (Sicangu Lakota)  Office Manager EMAIL

SHEILA WHITE HORSE

(Sicangu Lakota) 

Office Manager

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JESSICA MILLER Program Manager EMAIL

JESSICA MILLER

Program Manager

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JEREMY STAAB (Santee Sioux) Program Manager EMAIL

JEREMY STAAB

(Santee Sioux)

Program Manager

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DENISE MILLER (Sicangu Lakota) Program Coordinator EMAIL

DENISE MILLER

(Sicangu Lakota)

Program Coordinator

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LAREE POURIER (Oglala Lakota) Youth Speaks Future Corp Fellow EMAIL

LAREE POURIER

(Oglala Lakota)

Youth Speaks Future Corp Fellow

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BYRAN PARKER (Apache) Rolling Rez Arts Coordinator EMAIL

BYRAN PARKER

(Apache)

Rolling Rez Arts Coordinator

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JOIN OUR TEAM! Seeking Storytracker/Data Analyst  MORE INFO

JOIN OUR TEAM!

Seeking Storytracker/Data Analyst 

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JOIN OUR TEAM! Seeking Program Manager of Community Development MORE INFO

JOIN OUR TEAM!

Seeking Program Manager of Community Development

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First Peoples Fund Board of Directors and Advisory Council in Santa Fe, NM August 2016 Left to Right Front: Ben Sherman, Kelley Lindquist, Don Owen, Kalima Rose, Loris Taylor, Sherry Salway Black, Carlton Turner, Maria Lopez De Leon, and Lori Pourier. Left to Right Back: Ron Martinez Looking Elk and David Cournoyer.  

First Peoples Fund Board of Directors and Advisory Council in Santa Fe, NM August 2016

Left to Right Front: Ben Sherman, Kelley Lindquist, Don Owen, Kalima Rose, Loris Taylor, Sherry Salway Black, Carlton Turner, Maria Lopez De Leon, and Lori Pourier. Left to Right Back: Ron Martinez Looking Elk and David Cournoyer.  

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Sherry Salway Black, Chairperson (Oglala Lakota)
National Congress of American Indians,
Former presidential appointee to President Obama’s Advisory Council on Financial Capability,
Board of Trustees, Johnson Scholarship Foundation and the Hitachi Foundation

David Cournoyer, Secretary/Treasurer (Sicangu Lakota)
Plain Depth Consulting
Formerly with W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Lumina Foundation & Native Americans in Philanthropy

Alfred Bud Lane, III (Siletz)
FPF 2009 Community Spirit Award Honoree                                               Vice Chair, Siletz Tribal Council
Chair, Northwest Basketweavers Association
Siletz Charter School

Jody Naranjo Folwell-Turipa (Santa Clara Pueblo/Tewa)
FPF 2014 Community Spirit Award Honoree                                                     Artist, Pueblo Potter                                   SWAIA - Santa Fe Indian Market            

Kelley Lindquist
Founder/president Artspace Projects

Maria Lopez De Leon
President, National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures
Presidential appointee on National Council on the Arts
Chair, Latino Arts Advocacy Institute
Founder, Intercultural Leadership Institute

Maria Lopez De Leon
President, National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures
Presidential appointee on National Council on the Arts
Chair, Latino Arts Advocacy Institute
Founder, Intercultural Leadership Institute

Ron Martinez Looking Elk (Isleta/Taos Pueblos)
Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA) graduate student
FPF national artist trainer and coach

Kalima Rose
Director, Policy Link
Formerly with the Tides Foundation

Bird Runningwater (Cheyenne / Mescalero Apache)
Sundance Institute Native American and Indigenous Program                                  Fund of the Four Directions, Rockefeller Foundation                                                 Ford Foundation                                         Woodrow Wilson Fellow of Public Policy   American Indians for Opportunity Ambassador                                               W.K. Kellogg Fellow                              

Loris Taylor (Hopi Nation)
President, Native Public Media
Free Press

Carlton Turner
Executive Director, Alternate Roots
Founder, Intercultural Leadership Institute