Melissa Bennett

Oregon, United States | Indigenous

Position / Title

Founder & Chaplain


Nnoshe's House

Faith Tradition


Melissa Bennett


Melissa Bennett, M.Div. (she/her) is a mixed race Native American woman (Umatilla, Nimiipuu, Sac & Fox, Anishinaabe) whose personal faith practice is rooted in the Anishinaabe and Columbia River Plateau traditions of her ancestors. Melissa is a storyteller, storylistener, spirit worker, tarot reader, educator, and chaplain. She is the founder of Nnoshé's House (Auntie's House) a virtual space providing spiritual care for people on the margins. She provides care to people across the country.