Michelle Sauve, Senior Project Consultant, Tribal Tech LLC Contractor to ANA

Head shot of Michelle SauveMichelle Sauve (St. Regis Band of Mohawk) serves as a Senior Project Consultant to the Commissioner; her work includes providing policy and program advice in the areas of economic development, Native languages, and education.  In addition, she helps ANA collaborate across federal agencies via participation on various work groups and interagency initiatives.

Michelle’s experience includes providing training and technical assistance to American Indian and Alaska Native Head Start programs, as part of the Office of Head Start Technical Assistance Network from 2006-2010.  Ms. Sauve has also provided direct program management in community-based, higher education, and early education programs.  She has a degree in American Studies from UC Berkeley and a Master’s in Public Policy from Harvard University. Most importantly she is the mother of three young children who cares very deeply about education, child development and health programs and systems improvement.