AHTZA DAWN CHAVEZ | Executive Director (she/her)
Ahtza (Ahh-ttsaa) D. Chavez is a two-spirit asdzą́ą́ member of the Diné Nation born for Kewa Pueblo. She is the proud mother to a son and the daughter of Cari W. (Diné) and Everett F. Chavez (Kewa Pueblo).
AARON LEE | Indigenous Energy Advocate (he/him)
Aaron Lee is a Navajo, Cochiti Pueblo, and Oglala Lakota person from Albuquerque, New Mexico. He’s a recent grad from Dartmouth College with a major in Environmental Studies and a minor in Native American Studies.
MEREYA LACHEL BLANCO | Field Organizer (she/her)
Mereya L. Blanco, with an ancestry blending Mexican and Indigenous roots, traces her maternal lineage to regions now identified as New Mexico and Chihuahua, establishing her as a second-generation Mexican-American.
PETYR XYST | Comms Director (he/him)
Petyr Xyst is from Albuquerque, New Mexico and is a citizen of the Laguna Pueblo. He graduated in 2022 with a BFA in Film and Digital Arts from the University of New Mexico and has been involved in political organizing since the tenth grade.