Catherine Cutler Institute

Jackie Crow Shoe

Policy Associate II: Children, Youth, and Families Program
Jackie Crow Shoe

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Jackie Crow Shoe is an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians in North Dakota and works as a Policy Associate II with the University of Southern Maine. Jackie served as a Consultant with Minnesota’s Department of Human Services for ten years in the Child Safety and Permanency Division. Included in that work was assisting 87 counties in the areas of Indian Child Welfare and partnered with the 11 tribes. She also served as a Child Welfare Reform Consultant, Family Assessment Response Consultant, Family Group Decision Making and Children’s Justice Act Consultant and assisted in Early Intervention Programming for states and tribes, Management Analyst for the Office of Indian Policy with the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Ms. Crow Shoe also served as a Child Welfare Officer for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Tribe in Minnesota.

Areas of Expertise

Tribal Child Welfare, including foster care licensing, policy and procedures and capacity building

Indian Child Welfare Act, Title IV-E, Title IV-B

State and Federal Government in area of Child Welfare