NIYC currently has a seven-member Board of Directors, all of whom are Native American. NIYC Board members represent a diverse group of professionals, government and foundation executives, public health and healthcare providers, business executives, and/or community leaders who bring a diverse array of experience and connections to NIYC. As a national organization, NIYC strives to have broad tribal and geographic representation of Indian Country within its Board makeup.
Kyle PowysWhyte, Ph.D.
Professor and Timnick Chair Philosophy & Community Sustainability Michigan State
VinceLujan, Ph.D., Esq.
Development Assistant American Indian Graduate Center Albuquerque, NM
Owner Indigenous Research Associates Albuquerque, NM
Chief Judge Pueblo de San Ildefonso Santa Fe, New Mexico
Robin StarrMinthorn, Ph.D.
Ed.D. Director & Associate Professor University of Washington Tacoma Tacoma, Washington
Executive Director Oklahoma Policy Institute Tulsa, Oklahoma