Lindsay Early (Comanche)
(503) 222-4044, Ext. 147
Lindsay Early joined the NICWA team as Deputy Director in August 2018. She is a member of the Comanche Nation of Oklahoma. Lindsay is a Gates Millennium Scholar and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law. She graduated from the Americans for Indian Opportunity Ambassadors leadership program. Before joining NICWA, Lindsay worked as an educator through Teach for America and taught history and American Indian Studies at a tribal college. Lindsay is passionate about social justice, Indigenous rights, education and advocating for children. She is excited about her new role here at NICWA.