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


Tribal Enrollment on our board.

There are


Tribal Nations represented on our board.

Our Board of Directors

Liz Lovejoy Brown
Utilization Management Specialist, PromiseShip
Omaha Tribe

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

Greg Donovan
Director, Santee Sioux Nation Society of Care

Candi Marcantel, MAOM-PA
Sarpy County CASA
Muscogee Creek Nation

Our Board Members

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

Barb Pretends Eagle
Tribal Court Administrator, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska

Gwen Porter, MS
Clinical Social Worker, 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

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

Grace Johnson, LIMHP
Mental Health Therapist,
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska
Oglala Sioux Tribe

Robbie McEwen, JD
Legal Director,
Nebraska Appleseed

Larry Thomas
Child & Family Services,
Santee Sioux Nation

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

Sherwood Foundation

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

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