Nitakechi, Chief Executive
Nitakechi founded the FIIC in 2013. He led the program for 7 years before reforming into the OIA. He is a Choctaw and considers himself a reconnecting urban Native. He is also a student at Illinois State University where he studies Cybersecurity.
Hunter, Assistant Chief Executive
Hunter is an Oglala Lakota from Tennessee. He is the Chapter President of the Tennessee Chapter and is heavily involved in Nashville's martial arts community. Hunted joined the OIA in 2021. He works in the security industry.
Mia, Chief Financier
Although not Indigenous, Mia is an activist at heart. She was a principle member of the FIIC. Once the OIA formed, she took the steps to join the Executive Council. With aspirations in accounting, Mia currently attends Illinois Central College.