Lia LaCour

OPERATIONS MANAGER EMAIL:LIA.LACOUR@ASPENINSTITUTE.ORG Lia, originally from Los Angeles, CA, moved to Washington D.C. with the goal of aiding the world in becoming an equal and just place for all people. She studied philosophy and theater at The George Washington University and found her niche in supporting mission driven organizations through developing and streamlining systems and […]

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Helen John

CNAY INTERN NAPLP COHORT SPRING 2020 Helen.John@aspeninstitute.org Panruk Apaliq Helen John is from Anchorage, Alaska. Helen is Yup’ik and Inupaiq, and enrolled with the Nunakauyarmuit tribe in Toksook Bay, Alaska. Helen was born in Anchorage and raised in Mamterilleq, also known as Bethel. Bethel is a hub for surrounding villages off the Kuskokwim River and […]

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Angel Benally

CNAY INTERN NAPLP COHORT SPRING 2020 Angel.Benally@aspeninstitute.org Yá’át’ééh shik’éí dóó shidine’é. Angel Benally yinishyé. Show Low, Arizona déé’naashá. Tsé njíkini dine’é éí nishłí. Táchii’nii dine’é éí báshíshchíin. Kinyaa’áanii  dine’é éí dashicheii. Bit’ahnii dine’é éí dashináli. Angel Benally is from the Dine Nation. Angel is from the Cliff Dweller People clan. She is born for the […]

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Dr. Billie Jo Kipp

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH & EVALUATION Billie.Kipp@aspeninstitute.org Dr. Billie Jo Kipp, is a clinical psychologist and a member of the Blackfeet Tribe. Dr. Kipp worked concurrently as a facilitator for the Department of Veterans Affairs Black Hills Healthcare System at Ft. Meade, SD and as a data analyst at Montana’s Salish Kootenai College’s All Nations Alliance for Minority […]

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