Jordan Oglesby is a citizen of the Navajo Nation (Nát’oh dine’é Táchii’nii) from Shiprock, New Mexico. She is a graduate of the University of New Mexico and earned her law degree from the UNM School of Law as a Navajo Law Fellow, where she also received her Indian Law Certificate. She currently serves as an Attorney for the Economic and Community Development Unit within the Navajo Nation Department of Justice. In that capacity she assists the Nation in the areas of business site leasing, construction and design, intellectual property, gaming, voting rights, and community development. She is licensed to practice law in the Navajo Nation, New Mexico, and the U.S. District Court for New Mexico.