Michaela Demmert, 2015 Sealaska Intern

“The Sealaska internship is an amazing opportunity to work for the stewardship of Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian land. Partaking in the Sacred Sites application process is incredibly rewarding because I know the work I do now will eventually go towards the protection of our historic sites.”

Tribe/Moiety/Clan: Tlingit, Yéil, Taakw.aaneidí

Internship Placement: Natural Resources (Juneau, Alaska)

Major Project(s): Creating and compiling documents for 76 Sacred Site Applications.
Educational Background:  Dartmouth College, Undecided, Expected 2018