Treasurer, Bemidji, MN

Simone Senogles, Board Treasurer, is an anishinaabekwe from the Red Lake Nation of Ojibwe in northern Minnesota. She earned her bachelors degree in philosophy with a minor in Ojibwe language at Bemidji State University. She has worked at the Indigenous Environmental Network (IEN) for the past 18 years, serving in a variety of roles for the organization including grant writing, operations management, and community organizing, particularly focused on food sovereignty, sustainable communities, and on building the leadership of indigenous women. Simone is currently serving on the leadership team at IEN. She has one grown child and a cat named George.