Lisa Deville is an enrolled member of the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation also known as the Three Affiliated Tribes on Fort Berthold Reservation. She has lived her whole life in Mandaree with her husband, five children and two grandbabies. She holds a Master of Management, a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of Mary. Lisa also holds a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science, Associate of Arts in Business Administration/Accounting, an Associate of Applied Science in Information Management Specialist, an Associate of Science in Environmental Science, and an Associate of Science in Science from the Fort Berthold Community College. She currently serves on the Vision West ND Project Consortium, National Environmental Justice Advisory Council, MHA Nation Tomorrow Consortium, and the Citizens for Change group. Lisa assisted in creating grassroots group Fort Berthold Protectors of Water and Earth Rights (POWER), where she serves as vice president, and is a member of the Dakota Resource Council (DRC). In 2015, Lisa was awarded the North Dakota 2015 Human Rights Award.