Associate Executive Director

Hannah (Sheffield) Cirelli

Hannah is an enrolled member of the Quechan Tribe of Fort Yuma, Arizona. She grew up in Virginia, where she graduated from George Mason University with a bachelor’s degree in International Affairs and from the George Washington University with a master’s degree in Gender and Cultural Studies. While in college, she was the Vice President of her school's Native American Student Association. 

Before joining AIBL in 2017, Hannah lived in Washington, DC. She has over 7 years of experience in Human Resources working for an array of different organizations from Denver Indian Health Services, Atlantic Media, Cleary Gottlieb, and the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce. 

In her free time, she enjoys cooking healthy meals, physical fitness, drinking coffee, and DIY projects. Hannah is extremely passionate about helping native youth find their passion by helping them translate that into their profession, which is her favorite project above all.