Pine Ridge, SD—As the youngest Native American ever elected to the South Dakota Legislature, and one of only two tribal members in the state’s House of Representatives, Kevin Killer is entering what must be his final term with his eye on the next generation.
Rapid City, SD, SD—Native Nations Rebuilders Program (cohort 6) - Brandon was born and raised on the Pine Ridge Reservation. After graduating high school, he earned a degree from Dartmouth College. Brandon’s work is focused on media and storytelling.
Pine Ridge, SD—Native Nations Rebuilders Program (cohort 6) - CeCe has worked in the research field since 1997, most of those years with the University of Colorado Centers for American Indian and Alaska Native Health.
Flandreau, SD—Native Nations Rebuilders Program (cohort 6) - Josh has a background working for his tribe in gaming in various capacities, as well as experience as an elected representative of his nation to tribal council.