White Earth Nation

Tara Mason

Tara Mason
Secretary/Treasurer
White Earth Nation

Tara Mason was raised in the village of Naytahwaush where she graduated from Mahnomen High School and went on to receive a Sociology degree from Bemidji State University in Minnesota. After College she entered her professional life working for the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe’s Human Services Department and has since devoted her career toward Human Service endeavors. Tara also has gained valuable experience working within non-profit agencies and Tribal entities throughout her lifetime.

She had the privilege to serve as White Earth Nation’s Human Service Director for 5 years. In 2014 tribal members of White Earth Nation elected Tara Mason as their Secretary Treasure. Tara has been a humble advocate for; the rights and needs of White Earth Nation tribal members, the strengthening of our tribal sovereignty, the pursuit of economic growth, and the legacy we will leave to the next seven generations.