Ethleen Iron Cloud-Two Dogs


Senior Technical Assistance Specialist




Tribal Affiliation: 

Oglala Lakota

Ethleen Iron Cloud-Two Dogs (Sina Ikikcu Win - Takes the Robe Woman) is enrolled in the Oglala Sioux Tribe and resides in Porcupine, SD on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. She has over 25 years of experience in the development and administration of culturally appropriate community-based projects for American Indians in the areas of system of care development and implementation for children/youth with serious emotional needs, general mental health, substance abuse, child welfare, and juvenile justice. She holds a Master's Degree in Counseling and Human Resource Development and a Bachelor's in Business Administration. Ethleen serves on the Rosalynn Carter Mental Health Task Force and the First Nations Behavioral Health Board. 

Ethleen provides training and technical assistance to Tribes funded for Tribal Youth Program and Tribal Juvenile Detention Reentry programming by the Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention.  She also works with the Defending Childhood Initiative by providing technical assistance to one of the two Tribal grantees through a Native Streams Initiative subcontract with Futures Without Violence Technical Assistance Center.