A member of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, Nevada Littlewolf has over 20 years of experience working across sectors of government, community, non-profit, and business. She is an experienced Iron Range leader. She has a passion for building systemic and political power for rural women. Her professional focus has always been with youth, women, communities of color and American Indian people. She serves in several leadership positions including The Virginia City Council, The Northland Foundation Board, ClearWay of MN Board, The Women’s Foundation of MN Board and the Governor’s Judicial Selection Committee. She has an Associate of Arts degree from Mesabi College and a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from The University of Minnesota Duluth.