Director of Office of Indian Education at Oregon Department of Education
Oregon Department of Education
April Campbell is citizen of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde. April has 20 years of experience working in Indian Education and currently serves as the Oregon Department of Education Indian Education Advisor to Deputy Superintendent. April works closely with State Education agencies, the 9 federally recognized tribes in Oregon, and native communities and organizations in an effort to close the opportunity gap for American Indian / Alaska Native students and increasing Native American educators. As a first generation, high-school graduate, April has a passion for learning and helping others on their educational journey. April led the revision efforts for the Oregon American Indian / Alaska Native Education State Plan and currently leading efforts for Senate Bill 13 – Tribal History / Shared History curriculum the implementation of Native American curriculum in classrooms across the state.