Board of Directors

Our bylaws ensure that a percentage of our board identifies as American Indian and has tribal affiliation, to adequately reflect the needs of the communities we serve. We have members from partner organizations and agencies, as well as from other local organizations.


  • Joseph A. Erickson – Chair
    Professor of Education
    • Augsburg College
  • Jina Downwind-Jubera – Vice Chair
    American Indian | Red Lake Nation
    Independent Consultant
  • Barbara Cole – Secretary
    Attorney • Jacobson Law Group
  • Tony Genia – Treasurer
    American Indian | Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa
    Principal • Ingenia


More Information

Full affiliation and contact information is available.

See the PDF roster

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