Native American Congressional Internship

Meet our Interns

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Alayah C. Johnson-Jennings, Quapaw Tribe of Indians
Dartmouth College

Alayah is a member of the Quapaw, Choctaw, Sac and Fox, and Miami Nations. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Native American studies and sociology with a focus on women, gender, and sexuality studies at Dartmouth College. Alayah has a strong interest in Indigenous public health and continues to present her research on Indigenous thriving and women’s intergenerational health, both nationally and internationally. In the near future, she plans to pursue graduate school to continue her Indigenous land, health, and policy work.

NAME TRIBE
Alayah C. Johnson-Jennings Quapaw Tribe of Indians
Caitlin E. Wanic Bay Mills Indian Community
Dustin A. Rector White Mountain Apache Tribe of the Fort Apache Reservation
Erika A. Salinas Comanche Nation
Garrett W. Briggs Southern Ute Indian Tribe of the Southern Ute Reservation
Hilary J. Edwards Swinomish Indians of the Swinomish Reservation
Imani M. Hicks Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians of the Pechanga Reservation
Janae A. Harris Arapahoe Tribe of the Wind River Reservation
Kenadi R. Mayo Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior
Stephanie M. Lefthand Pueblo of Taos
Tyra M. West Navajo Nation
Womsikuk James Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) of Massachusetts