Strengthening Native American Communities & Economies
Jona Charette (Northern Cheyenne/Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa) joined the Resource Development team in April of 2015. She comes with a strong background in donor relations, prospect research, sponsorships, and donor database management. She most recently worked at the American Indian College Fund and held prior positions with the Northern Cheyenne Tribal Council and President. Jona also held the position of Northern Cheyenne Field Director for the American Tribal Histories Project at the Yellowstone Western Heritage Center. Jona earned her associate’s degree from Chief Dull Knife College (Lame Deer, MT) and bachelor’s degree from Montana State University.