Ttakimaweakwe ("Little Wolf Woman") (she/her) is Meskwaki with ties to the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska and our newest and youngest board member at Great Plains Action Society. However, Keely joined GPAS, as a youth organizer, while getting her undergraduate degree at the University of Iowa. In 2022, she received a BA in International Studies with certificates in Sustainability and Native American and Indigenous Studies. She is now at the studying at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University and working towards a tribal law degree.
Keely's personal educational goals revolve around her desire to continually improve her cross-cultural competence and to raise awareness about the importance of it. Throughout her years at Iowa, she has participated as a member of the Native American Student Association and served as the President for the 2021 year. During the 2020 elections, Keely worked with other organizations such as VoteMob, making efforts in youth engagement and the BIPOC vote. Keely also worked for the Native Center for Behavioral Health in the College of Public Health while at the University of Iowa.