His Horse is Thunder is the Director of Members Services for the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC) and enrolled member of the Nakona (i.e., Assiniboine) Nation. Dr. His Horse is Thunder’s past experience with tribal colleges include serving as: the Academic Vice President at Fort Peck Community College, the Academic Dean at Haskell Indian Nations University, and as a Project Director for a consortium of tribal colleges (Salish Kootenai College, Little Big Horn College, and Fort Peck Community College) in the development of a distance learning program. Dr. His Horse is Thunder has also served as a faculty member at the University of Montana, the Interim Director of Native American Studies at Montana State University, and as a staff member in Student Services at Eastern Montana College. She was also appointed to the Board of Regents for the Montana University System. Deborah earned a doctorate from the University of Montana.