Darrah Blackwater

Darrah Blackwater

Indigenous Law and Policy Fellow

University of Arizona College of Law

About Darrah Blackwater

Darrah Blackwater, Indigenous Law and Policy Fellow, University of Arizona College of Law

Darrah is from Farmington, New Mexico and is a citizen of the Navajo Nation. She is a recent graduate of the University of Arizona, where she earned her law degree studying Indigenous law and telecommunications law. Darrah has extensively researched and written about the concept of spectrum sovereignty, the idea that Native Nations have exclusive rights to the electromagnetic spectrum on and over their lands. Darrah spent her summer after law school hiking the Colorado Trail to raise awareness about the digital divide and Indigenous issues.