Native Career

Principal and Lead Presenter

Lucinda Hughes-Juan, MBA

Lucinda has over 22-years of experience in education and training.

She has designed and delivered training curriculum and has taught

college level business and management courses within Native communities

and organizations. Lucinda has worked with Native clients throughout

the Nation, providing specialized training and consulting services in the areas

of workforce and business development.

Lucinda is also a published writer and business columnist.

Her education includes Degrees in Social Work and Business Management.

Her graduate studies focused on cultural dynamics of business as well as organizational leadership theory and change. 

Lucinda is highly dedicated to the advancement of Native American

businesses and workplace development and has a great interest in

helping to develop strong Native leadership.


(Lucinda is Tohono O’odham/Choctaw, and an enrolled member of the

Tohono O’odham Nation, located in Southern Arizona.)