THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of Communications
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 25, 2014
White House and USDA to Honor “Champions of Change” for Agriculture
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.