Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe

Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe is a member of the Red Lake Nation in Northern Minnesota. She’s a lifelong resident of ‘Mni Sota Makoce’, and lives in the central part of the state. She joined Native Roots Radio in 2019, sharing her original stories via audio part-time, and has since advanced to covering news and working full-time on Native Roots Radio Present’s “I’m Awake.” Ogimaa is passionate about environmental issues because of her role as a mother and her responsibility to the next Seven Generations.