National Child Welfare Association

Barbara Gladue (Anishinaabe)

Family Engagement Specialist

(503) 222-4044, ext. 122
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Barbara earned a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy from Portland State University. Barbara brings over 10 years of experience working in and for the Pacific Northwest Native American community, both in events coordination and educating community through a social justice and equity lens on issues facing Native Americans. She provides families with culturally based training such as Positive Indian Parenting, and considers cultural competency and family engagement as her areas of expertise. Barbara is member of the Turtle Mountain and Little Shell Bands of Anishinaabe Tribe.