John Bryant: Founder, Chairman, CEO of Operation Hope and Vice Chairman U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, Washington DC.
LaDonna Harris: (Comanche Nation) Albuquerque, New Mexico – Founder, of Americans for Indian Opportunity.
George Burdeau: (Blackfeet Nation) Santa Fe New Mexico – First American Indian Director to be admitted to the DGA.
Elizabeth Kucinich: (Washington DC) – wife of Dennis Kucinich.
Dan Aykroyd: (Los Angeles CA) – Blues Brother, Actor.
Sage Galesi – Apache/Cheyenne/Lakota Nations. (Los Angeles CA) Twenty-six year old. Award-winning actress, singer/singer/performer. Sage is a former Board member of Red Nation Celebration, held for 14 yrs. Sage is Senior Executive of Red Nation Records. Sage is a Graduate of Yale University 2008.
Lisa Tiger: (Muscogee/Creek/Seminole/Cherokee/Irish descent). Santa Fe New Mexico. HIV/AIDS educator and motivational speaker. Lisa has been doing AIDS education since learning she was infected with the virus in 1992. Infected by a boyfriend in 1988, in her hometown of Muskogee, Oklahoma, she went from HIV to AIDS in 1999. Lisa has won numerous awards for her work as an AIDS educator. For over a decade Lisa has dedicated her life to raising abandoned and abused children.
Becky Akins MA: – (Mohawk Nation) – Tucson AZ. – Nicotrigo, LLC. Grantwriting for Native Americans.
Dr. Anthony Stately: Ph. D. former AIDS Project LA.
Dr. Joel Silbar: (Woodland HiIls CA) Silbar Chiropractic.
Easi Morales: (Los Angeles CA) – “NYPD Blues” PBS “American Family, Actor.
Larry Sellers: Lakota/Osage Nations – (Tulsa, OK) – traditional ceremonial leader and actor who played the leading Indian role Cloud Dancing in the popular series “Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman.”