Traditional storytelling in the tradition of the Kalapuya/Coos. I have been telling stories all my life. I work with Indian youth to encourage the art of storytelling.
How and from whom was the tradition learned:
Elders and family members.
How, when, why did you come to Oregon:
Any other biographical information (awards, honors, presentations, etc.):
Founding member Northwest Indian Storyteller’s Association
Longtime Oregon Folklife Program participant
Primary Storyteller for Mother Earth’s Children, an American Indian repertory theater