Wednesday, July 9, 2014

NARF welcomes 2014 Summer Law Clerk Josett Monette

Josett Monette is a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa in North Dakota and the current law clerk in NARF’s Washington D.C. office.  Josett is a rising third year law student in the Indian Law Certificate Program at the University of New Mexico School of Law (UNMSOL).  At UNMSOL, Josett is a member of the Native American Law Student Association and served as the New Mexico State Bar’s Indian Law Section Student Liaison this past school year.  Josett received her B.A. in Indian Studies and B.S.Ed. in Secondary Education-Social Studies in 2006, and a Graduate Certificate in English Language Learning and M.Ed. in Educational Leadership in 2009 from the University of North Dakota.  Last summer she was a Teaching Assistant for the Federal Indian Law class at the Pre-Law Summer Institute (PLSI).  She is also the proud mother of three beautiful children: Ayvah, Lupe, and Jude.  Welcome, Josett!