Oglala Lakota College

490 Piya Wiconi Road

Kyle, SD   57702

(605) 455-6001


        Working on Masters Degree in Educational Technology from Dakota State University.

         Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SDSM&T), Rapid City, SD. May 1996.



1996-Present                        MIE Principal Investigator

                                                            Oglala Lakota College

                                                            Kyle, South Dakota

1996-Present                        Part-Time Computer Instructor

                                                            Oglala Lakota College

                                                            Kyle, South Dakota

1993-1996                            Independent Research Assistant to Dr. Dolan ME Professor

                                                            Mechanical Engineering Dept., SDSM&T

                                                            Rapid City, South Dakota.

  1992-1993                          Lakota Visions Jewelry Research Project

                                                            Mechanical Engineering Dept., SDSM&T.

                                                            Rapid City, South Dakota.

  1992-2001                          NASA Honors Program Site-Coordinator

                                                            Scientific Knowledge for Indian Learning and Leadership

                                                            (SKILL) Dept., SDSM&T.

                                                            Rapid City, South Dakota.

   1992                                  Cultural Instructor

                                                            Youth Development Program.

                                                            Rapid City, South Dakota.

  1991-1992                          Laboratory Assistant

                                                            Mechanical Engineering Dept., SDSM&T

                                                            Rapid City, South Dakota.



         Recipient of SDSM&T Outstanding Recent Graduate 2003

         Team Member that received The Mechanical Engineering Department Faculty Design Award for Senior Design Project 1994-1995.

         NASA Undergraduate Student Research Fellowship Recipient 1992.

         American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) scholarship recipient.

         Vernon A Merritt Scholarship recipient.

         Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe Higher Education Grant recipient.

         Chief Little Wound Scholarship recipient.

         McPherson Scholarship recipient.

         National Honor Society Member.

         South Dakota National Guard Academic-Athlete award.

         United States Marine Corps Award for Academic and Athletic Excellence.

         American Legion Post 293 award for the highest G.P.A.

         South Dakota Governor Mickelson Award for Academic Excellence.

         Rapid City Indian-White Relations Committee College Student of the Year 1992.