Ms. Macaulay is a member of the Tuscarora Nation and is a graduate of Syracuse University College of Law. Ms. Macaulay represents Nation clients in a variety of areas, including ICWA, cultural resource protection, land recovery, environmental protection, and the preservation of Nation sovereignty and jurisdiction over traditional Indian territories.
As an associate of Berkey Williams, Ms. Macaulay specializes in government relations on behalf of the Firm’s clients. Her work has produced several government-to-government agreements between Indian Nations and state and federal agencies on a wide array of issues including health care, energy policy, education, repatriation, criminal and civil jurisdiction, and social welfare.
Ms. Macaulay is a member of the Turtle Clan from the Tuscarora Nation where she grew up learning the traditional teachings of the Haudenosaunee. Her interest in law is derived from her family’s long history as active traditional leaders in the community.