Carla F. Fredericks joined The Christensen Fund in January, 2021 as Executive Director. Ms. Fredericks is a seasoned leader in sustainable economic development, human rights, business and finance, Indigenous Peoples law, and federal Indian law.
Ms. Fredericks is a graduate of the University of Colorado and Columbia Law School. She is Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Mashantucket Pequot (Western) Endowment Trust, and is a member of the Indigenous Peoples Advisory Group to the Decolonizing Wealth Project. She is a proud, enrolled citizen of the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation of North Dakota