Rory Wheeler

Youth Advisory Board Vice President

Rory Wheeler is a citizen of the Seneca Nation and descendent of the Hunkpapa Lakota, Mandan, Hidatsa & Arikara Nation and the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation and serves as the Co-President of the National Congress of American Indians Youth Commission, where he uses unique work, life, and professional experiences to protect tribal sovereignty, improve the perception of indigenous peoples, especially in empowering fellow young people to better shape their communities through cultural resiliency. He is pursuing his education in Criminal Justice/Law, and a volunteer emergency medical technician for his Nation.