Eileen Egan

Associate Director of Development & Senior Program Officer

Eileen joined First Nations as a Senior Program Officer and Associate Director of Development in 2014. She has over 20 years of experience serving the nonprofit sector, working in higher education and for other nonprofit organizations as well as serving on local and national nonprofit boards. Her broad experience includes fundraising, board governance, facilitation and strategy. She administers projects focusing on capacity building in Native communities, specifically related to resource development. Eileen is also part of First Nations' Development team with a focus on individual and planned giving. An enrolled member of the Hopi Tribe, Eileen earned her Bachelor of Science Degree from Emerson College and her Master’s Degree in Education from the Harvard University Graduate School of Education.



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July 25, 2014

White House and USDA to Honor Champions of Change for Agriculture

Native Arts Capacity Building Initiative

The goal of the Native Arts Capacity Building Initiative (NACBI) is to increase the organizational, managerial and programmatic capacity of Native-controlled nonprofit organizations and tribal government programs supporting the field of Native arts and artists

Advancing Positive Paths for Native American Boys & Young Men

The “Advancing Positive Paths for Native American Boys and Young Men” program is aimed at improving education and employment outcomes for middle school and high school Native boys and young men.

November NICWA Training Institute
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Nov. 7-9, 2017

Trainings offered:

  • ICWA Training
  • In-Home Services

More information: http://www.nicwa.org/training/institutes/


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