Nigel Perrote has 10 plus years of experience working with youth and young adults in a variety of capacities from direct service to program administration. His professional experiences have primarily been focused on youth and young adults experiencing homelessness, pregnant and parenting adolescents, sexual violence, and sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation. Nigel currently works for the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office of Justice Programs as the Tribal Liaison where he coordinates, performs outreach and engagement, and directs policy matters related to the 11 Tribal Nations in Minnesota on public safety matters.
Nigel is an enrolled member of the Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin and holds B.A. in Psychology and Sociology — Law, Criminology, and Deviance and an M.A. in Tribal Administration and Governance both from the University of Minnesota.