|Some Chiefs that have touched my life and I am honored to have known them ~|
|Chief Yellow Lark from Seattle, Washington, named my brother and I as bears while infants (my brother being the younger bear) as we were blessed -- born with Bear Spirits|
|Chumash Chief Bob Rivera his wife, Natalie, and myself at the first Honoring of the Elders Gathering held at Mt. Madonna in 1989 (near Gilroy California). Bob and I were Head Man and Woman dancers.|
|Principle Chief of the Cherokee Nation,
Chad Corntassel Smith and myself "schmoozing" at a meeting in Bakersfield on April 29, 2006. I was there in support of dear friends who are both Cherokee.