Dr. Jennifer Giroux is an enrolled member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe. She has provided public health leadership to the health board and the Northern Plains Tribal Epidemiology Center since it’s inception in 2003 when GPTCHB relocated from Aberdeen, SD, to Rapid City, SD. Jennifer completed her undergraduate work in political science, Native American studies and bio-med at Montana State University. She received her medical degree from the University of South Dakota as their first Indians into Medicine program participant. She received her Master of Public Health in epidemiology from the University of Minnesota. Jennifer is a commander in the United States Public Health Service and a mother of three daughters and two Hunka. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys fixing up her house.