Kenadi R. Mayo, Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Kenadi is a member of the Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians on the Lac Du Flambeau Reservation in Wisconsin. She is currently attending the University of Wisconsin-Madison and pursuing a degree in international studies and American Indian studies focusing on policy and politics in the global economy. While at Madison, Kenadi interned at the Wisconsin State Capitol for Representative Beth Meyers. Additionally, Kenadi took part in the Lac Du Flambeau Natural Resource Department internship program where she worked to conduct projects involving natural resources and treaty rights. After graduation, she hopes to work overseas for a non-government organization combating climate change within Indigenous communities. Then, she plans to work for a Federal agency to advance Indigenous people’s rights and to establish environmental policies at the international level.