Bryan Van Stippen is the Program Director for National Indian Carbon Coalition (NICC). NICC provides education, training and technical assistance to tribal nations and tribal landowners who are interested in entering the carbon credit market.
Previously, Bryan was employed by the Ho-Chunk Nation as a Legislative Attorney in the Legislative Office. He was responsible for land acquisition and other land issues including fee-to-trust, leasing, rights of ways, and easements. Preceding that, Bryan completed internship programs for the United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, the Oneida Nation Tribal Courts, the Oneida Nation Law Office, and the Tribal Judicial Institute. He was also a teaching assistant for Geneva Institute on Indigenous Peoples Law in Geneva, Switzerland through the University of Tulsa College of Law.
Bryan graduated from the University of North Dakota School of Law with a Juris Doctorate (J.D.). Bryan then graduated with a Legum Magister (LL.M.) in American Indian and Indigenous Law from the University of Tulsa College of Law as well as attaining a Scientiae Juridicae Doctor (S.J.D) in Indigenous Peoples Law & Policy at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law. Bryan is an enrolled member of the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin.