Author: Michelle Schenandoah

An inspirational writer, speaker, and thought leader, Michelle Schenandoah is a member of the Oneida Nation Wolf Clan of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy. She is the founder of Rematriation Magazine, an online media platform focused on Indigenous women leadership and community development. A former economic and governance strategist for Indigenous nations, Schenandoah co-founded Indigenous Concepts Consulting to raise a new consciousness in existing business paradigms and media. In addition to her master’s degree from Newhouse, Michelle holds a J.D. and LL.M. in taxation from New York Law School and a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University. She lives with her husband and four beautiful children in their ancestral homelands.

Driving to the location of important treaties, the former site of the largest Seneca village, and the spot of the