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  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
  • Research Assistant Professor, College Of Law - Dean
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Professional Service

  • Entity: Western Resource Advocates Board Member. 2021 - present
  • Role: Treasurer. Entity: Association of American Law Schools Section on Indian Nations and Indigenous Peoples. 2021 - present
  • Role: Articles Co-Chair. Entity: American Bar Association Native American Resources Committee, Environment, Energy & Resources Section. 2020 - present
  • Role: President. Entity: Utah Tribal Relief Foundation Board Member. 2020 - present
  • Role: President. Entity: Urban Indian Center of Salt Lake Board of Directors. 2019 - present

Internal Service

  • Hiring Committee member. 2020 - 2021. service.

Honors & Awards

  • Distinguished Achievement in Environmental Law and Policy Award. American Bar Association, 2021
  • Jimi Mitsunaga Excellence in the Law Award. Utah Minority Bar Association, 2020
  • Lawyer of the Year. Utah State Bar - Natural Resources & Environmental Law Section , 2020

Affiliations

  • Global Change and Sustainability Center (GCSC), Research Assistant Professor, 01/2021 - present

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