Fawn Sharp, Quinault Nation, has been announced as the new President of the National Congress of American Indians. She won by a landslide with 61 percent of the vote.
Sharp is the third woman to serve as NCAI President.
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The National Congress of American Indians elected its leadership for the next two years and it’s a mix of new and old voices.
Fawn Sharp, president of the Quinault Nation, was elected the organization’s 23rd president.