Nancy L. Deere-Turney, Muscogee (Creek) Nation
Oklahoma State University
Nancy Deere-Turney is a member of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, and is of Ojibwe descent. She is a senior majoring in political science at Oklahoma State University. Nancy is a We R Native Youth Ambassador, Mvskoke Nation Youth Council Language and Culture Committee Chair, 2017 Center for Native American Youth Champion for Change, and founder of the Youth Enrichment Camp. Nancy represents various organizations nationwide with the intention of gathering information to improve Indian Country through policy-making. After graduation Nancy plans to run for her tribe’s National Council, and while serving in the legislative branch, find innovative ways to improve Tribal Governments.