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Fawn Sharp

Fawn Sharp is serving her fifth term as President of the Quinault Indian Nation and the is past President of the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians, an organization established in 1953 that represents 57 Northwest tribal governments. She has served as Vice President for the National Congress of American Indians, an organization established in 1944 representing 566 tribal nations. An Oxford-educated human rights attorney, President Sharp has also served as a judge and has held positions within the United States Central Intelligence Agency. She is the mother of four children. 

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