AMERIND Critical Infrastructure

AMERIND is the only 100% Tribally owned insurance provider committed to Indian Country. More than 400 Tribes united and pooled their resources to create AMERIND to keep money within Indian Country. AMERIND provides property, liability, commercial auto, and workers’ compensation insurance, for Tribes, Tribal governments, businesses, and individual coverage.

AMERIND Critical Infrastructure

AMERIND Critical Infrastructure (ACI) is a part of the only 100% Tribally owned insurance provider, AMERIND, and is committed to Indian Country. ACI was initially developed to help Tribal Nations develop and deploy the most important 21st Century critical infrastructure – high-speed “broadband” internet. ACI’s clients include  tribes across the country.  ACI helped support client’s grant awards of over $100 million and continues to support multi-million-dollar broadband construction projects. All ACI’s employees are Native American and bring years of experience working in Indian Country.

ACI provides the following services to Tribes and Tribal Organizations:

  • Project management
  • Grant writing
  • Cybersecurity planning
  • Digital Equity Planning
  • Environmental services
  • Business structure development


Felix M. McGowan (Anishnaabe), MBA and AINS,              

Director of AMERIND Critical Infrastructure