02 Dec 2016
WIEA Region: South
Tribal Affiliation: Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (Ojibwe)
Organization/Business: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Title: Interim American Indian Curriculum Services Consultant
A first-generation college graduate, Rebecca earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Art and American Indian Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2014.
In her current position in the School of Education at UW, Rebecca works with pre-service teachers to implement instruction around the history, culture, and sovereignty of the 12 American Indian nations of Wisconsin. By serving on the WIEA board, Rebecca hopes to expand outreach efforts among American Indian students around the state by connecting students to resources that promote opportunity and advancement across all educational settings.