About NICWC, Inc.

 

Misty Frazier, MA
Executive Director

Member of the Santee Sioux Nation of Nebraska and a descendant of the Tingit of Alaska, Misty has served as Executive Director of NICWC, Inc. since July, 2018. She previously served for 12 years as the Director of the Dakota Tiwahe Service Unit, the Social Services Department for the Santee Sioux Nation. Misty was recognized by the Obama White House as a Champion for Change in 2011 and is excited to educate, advocate and bring people together so that Indian children in Nebraska are culturally connected, rights protected. 

Who We Are

There is

63%

Tribal Enrollment on our board.

There are

7

tribal nations represented on our board.

Our Board of Directors

Gwen Porter, MSW
Chair/President
Clinical Social Worker, Omaha Tribe of Nebraska

Chiara Cournoyer
Vice President
Human Services Director, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska

Liz Lovejoy Brown
Secretary
Utilization Management Specialist, PromiseShip

Greg Donovan
Treasurer
Director, Santee Sioux Nation Society of Care

Our Board Members

Nathan Busch, JD
Associate Vice President
Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

Barb Pretends Eagle
Tribal Court Administrator, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska

Ansley Griffin
ICWA Specialist,
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska

Mosiah Harlan
Director Child Welfare,
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska

Mary Ann Harvey, JD
Project Specialist,
Nebraska Court Improvement Project

Angi Heller, MS
Director of Training & Development, PromiseShip

Jill Holt, MSW MPA
ICWA Program Coordinator,
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Grace Johnson, MS
Mental Health Therapist,
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska

Donna Larson
Social Services Case Manager Coordinator, Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

Candi Marcantel, MA
Supervisor,
Sarpy County CASA

Robbie McEwen, JD
Legal Director,
Nebraska Appleseed

Terry Medina
Probation Officer,
Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska

Rhonda Oestreich, MS
Enrichment Career Coach,
Ponca Tribe of Nebraska

Larry Thomas
Child & Family Services,
Santee Sioux Tribe

Kirby Williams, MS
Domestic Violence Outreach Coordinator, Legal Aid of Nebraska

Special Thanks

Funding Partner: Sherwood Foundation

Fiscal Sponsor: Nebraska Appleseed

Original Founding Coalition Partners

Omaha Tribe

Ponca Tribe

Santee Sioux Nation

Santee Sioux Nation Society of Care

Winnebago Tribe

Legal Aid of Nebraska

Nebraska Appleseed

Nebraska Court Improvement Project

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

NICWC, Inc. is a member of Nonprofit Association of the Midlands

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