Jacqueline Johnson Pata

Executive Director
National Congress of American Indians
Jacqueline Pata is the Executive Director of NCAI, the oldest, largest and most representative American Indian and Alaska Native organization serving the broad interests of tribal governments and communities. Pata was the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Native American Programs during the Clinton Administration and serves on the Executive Board for the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights.

Presentations from Facing Race 2012

Now What? Debriefing the Election and Talking Governance

This session features political luminaries reflecting on lessons from the 2012 and the agenda we need to set for policymakers in the coming years. Includes racial dimensions of electoral turnout, voting rights, the economy, immigration and more.

Speakers: Judith Browne Dianis, Jacqueline Johnson Pata, Kai Wright