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Thursday, January 29, 2015
NARF welcomes Legal Fellow Ansley Sherman
Ansley Sherman has joined NARF’s Boulder, Colorado office as a Legal Fellow. Ansley is a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation and is a recent graduate of the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. While in law school, Ansley was involved in the Tribal Wills Project, a volunteer program that brings law students to tribal lands in Southwestern Colorado and Utah in order to draft wills and other estate planning documents. She was also a member of the Native American Law Students Association.
Ansley grew up in Oklahoma City and received her B.A. in English from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. Her legal interests include defending religious freedoms, voting rights, and other civil rights of Indian tribes and individuals, furthering Indian education, and strengthening tribal sovereignty.