Mati Waiya, Chumash Ceremonial Elder and Executive Director of Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation and Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II at the Depart Foundation.
Creating the Ceremonial Circle for the meeting with Chairman Dave Archambault and Local LA Native American Leaders/Elders/Organizations
Local Native Leaders/Elders/Organizations/Supporter Participants
Gabrelino/Tongva Nation: Elders: Gloria Arrellanes and Julia Bogany and Youth Representative River Garza
Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians: President, Rudy Ortega, Jr., Elder Alan Salazar and Public Relations Director Kimia Fatehi
Chumash Nation: Barbareno Chumash Elder Johnny Moreno, Chumash Ceremonial Elder and Executive Director Wishtoyo Chumash Village Mati Waiya, Cultural Resources Director Luhui Isha
Acjachemen Nation: Angela Mooney D'Arcy Executive Director Sacred Places Institute and Eddie Nunez, Producer First Nations Television Network
LA Native Amreican Commission: Chrissie Castro, (Navajo) Vice Chair
Anahuacalmecac International University Preparatory: Marcos Aquilar, Azteca Mexicana, Head Teacher and Minnie Ferguson, Azteca Mexicana, Director of Education
Supporters: Daniel Cooper of Lawyers for Clean Water and Justin Winters Executive Director Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation
Local Native Leaders/Elders/Native Led Non-Profit Orgs private meeting with Chairman Dave Archambault II
Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians President Rudy Ortega, Jr., Chairman Dave Archambault, and Chrissie Castro, Vice Chair of the LA Native American Commission
Freddie Romero, Cultural Resources Director of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, greeting Chairman Archambault
Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians Elders Council Chairman, Alan Salazar presents Chairman Archambault a traditional gift.
Angela Mooney D'Arcy of the Acjachemen Nation and Sacred Places Institute's Executive Director greeting Chairman Archambault
Eddie Nunez, Acjachemen and producer for First Nations Experience (FNX).
Depart Foundation Panel on Standing Rock: Jon Christensen, Robert Kennedy, Jr., Chairman Dave Archambault, Jane Fonda, and Bruce Capson
Chairman Archambault and Robert Kennedy, Jr.
Mati Waiya, Jane Fonda and Robert Kennedy, Jr.
Robert Kennedy, Jr. Founder of the International Waterkepper Alliance, Justin Winters, Executive Director Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and Mati Waiya, Founder and Executive Director of Wishtoyo Chumash Foudation and Ventura Coastkeeper
Historian and Standing Rock Sioux tribal member, LaDonna Brave Bull Allard
Julia Bogany Tongva Elder, LaDonna Brave Bull Allard Standing Rock Sioux Historian, Gloria Arrellanes Tongva Elder and Luhui Isha, Barbareno Chumash and Cultural Resources Director Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation
Anahuacalmecac Education Director, Minnie Ferguson and Daughter with LaDonna Brave Bull Allard
Cultural Resources Director of Wishtoyo Chumash Village, Luhui Isha and Historian and Standing Rock Sioux tribal member, LaDonna Brave Bull Allard
Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation President and UCLA Vice Chancellor, Carol Goldberg with Luhui Isha and Mati Waiya, Directors of Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation
Milli Macen-Moore of Metabolic Studio, Chairman Archambault and Monica Reyes
Ceremonial Circle for the meeting with Chairman Dave Archambault
Tongva Elders Julia Bogany and Gloria Arellanes with LaDonna Brave Bull Allard, Jane Fonda, and members from Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation & Anahuacalmec International University
Tongva Elder, Gloria Arellanes closes the Depart Foundation Public Panel discussion with a prayer with Mati Waiya standing next to her.
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