Jolene Bowman

Jolene Bowman

WIEA Region: Central
Tribal Affiliation: Stockbridge-Munsee Community
Organization/Business: Stockbridge-Munsee Community
Title: Vice President, Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians

Dr. Bowman’s strong conviction for equality in Indigenous education is what drives her compassion to work collaboratively at removing barriers and improving the education experience for Indigenous people at all levels of academia. In addition to her commitment to WIEA, Dr. Bowman also serves as President of the National Indian Education Association.

She believes that education for American Indians is an essential factor in preserving tribal nations through adversary in this century and the centuries to come.