Board of Trustees
Valerie Blackcrow is the daughter of Michael and Mari TalksDifferent. She is a Harlem Jr/Sr High school alumni. She has as a bachelor’s in business from MSU Northern. She is Married to William Blackcrow and has 4 children who will have graduated from Harlem Jr/Sr High school.
Mike works for Indian Health Services at Fort Belknap and is currently serving his second term on the School Board. He is also a combat veteran of the US Army, Purple Heart recipient, and a local rancher.
Kathleen works for the Fort Belknap Tribal Health Department as a Public Health Nurse Program Manager and is an alumni of Harlem schools. Has served on School Board for 12 plus years.
Leslie is an alumni of Harlem High School, currently works Fort Belknap at Child Support Program as the Lay Advocate/Court Clerk, veteran and mother of three children who attend Harlem Schools.
Jackie Blackbird, an alumni of Harlem High School, is a graduate of the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management with Bachelor's of Science in Business. She is the daughter of Virginia Bigby Magpie and Gary Blackbird, both alumni of Harlem High school. Jackie currently works for Fort Belknap's Environmental Protection Department as the Nonpoint Source Coordinator. She also serves as a board member on the following boards: Aaniiih Nakoda Community Foundation (ANCF), Harlem Public Library Board, Nakoda Aaniiih Credit Agency (NACA), Native Wellness Institute (NWI), and Partnerships with Native Americans (PWNA). Jackie resides in Harlem with her husband, stepdaughter and two basset hounds.