Cesareo Alvarez

Cesar Alvarez is an enrolled citizen of the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation. He currently serves as a law clerk/paralegal for the Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation Legal Department. Prior to this position, he worked for former North Segment Council Representative and MHA Nation Executive Secretary L. Kenneth Hall as an intergovernmental affairs liaison. He also worked for two years for the National Congress of American Indians in Washington, D.C. as a legislative fellow. Cesar received a bachelor’s degree in government from Harvard University and plans to attend law school in the future. Outside of work, he plays an active role in state and national politics. In 2016, he was the Democratic-NPL party nominee for the District 4 Representative seat for the North Dakota House of Representatives. He was also selected as an at-large state delegate for North Dakota to the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, PA. Most recently, Cesar was appointed to a four-year term to the North Dakota State Advisory Committee for the U.S. Civil Rights Commission.