Meet the Founders

Dr. Carol Davis
Board Member since 2013

Our Board

Deborah Lavallie
Board Member Since 2018

Tribal Nations Research Group and Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians Tribe was awarded a grant through CRCAIH from Sanford Health to began building what is now a thriving organization.  TNRG is a 501c3 non-profit organization that creates strong partnerships with tribal, state, and federal entities that is vital in the success of TNRG. 

Partnerships

Stanley LaFontaine
Board Member Since 2018
Lucinda Larocque
Accounting Technician

About Us

Our Staff

Anita Frederick
TNRG President
Dr. Carty Monette
Board Member since 2013

Our History

Vincent Grant
Board Member Since 2018

     Tribal Nations Research Group and Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians Tribe was awarded a grant through CRCAIH from Sanford Health to began building what is now a thriving organization.  TNRG is a 501c3 non-profit organization that creates strong partnerships with tribal, state, and federal entities that is vital in the success of TNRG. 

To improve the quality of life for all Tribal Members, through culturally competent, custom-fit research
Laretta Hall
Grants Coordinator

Tribal Nations Research Group was established in March of 2013. Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians was awarded a grant through CRCAIH from Sanford Health. TMBCI Research Protection Act was adopted into law July 31, 2014. TNRG also received a grant to establish a data center and conduct a community survey through Pathways to Prosperity. TNRG established 501c3 status in January 2015, but become retroactive to March 2014.