Our board members are dedicated to the mission of our organization:
Joe Plumer, Chairperson, appointed by the Beltrami County Bar Association. Mr. Plumer is an attorney and has experience working as general counsel for several tribal nations. He is an enrolled White Earth band member.
Angel Daher, appointed by the Minnesota American Indian Bar Association. Angel Daher is an attorney and employed by the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe. Ms. Daher is an enrolled member of Lac Court Orielles.
Dave Frank, Treasurer, appointed by the Beltrami County Bar Association. Mr. Frank is a longtime Beltrami County Assistant Attorney.
White Earth Elders, VACANT
Theresa Flocken, Leech Lake Community Board Member. Theresa Flocken is a representative of the Cass Lake LIEC.
Andrea Kingbird, appointed by the Minnesota State Bar Association. Ms Kingbird is the city attorney for Bemidji and had past experience from a domestic violence program/shelter.
Joel Vorhes, appointed by the Cass County Bar Association. Mr. Vorhes is in private practice and takes clients from the Park Rapids/White Earth reservation areas.
Nokomis Paiz, Red Lake community board member. Nokomis Paiz has worked in the mental health field, and has experience in the Red Lake community as a former employee at the Red Lake Community College.
Jonathan Baker, Secretary, appointed by the 15th District Bar Association. Mr. Baker is an attorney in private practice and helps individuals in the Leech Lake reservation community area.