I work for the Kalispel Tribal Court as a Court Clerk II.
How long have you been employed by the Tribe?
A year at the end of October.
What’s the best thing about your job?
I enjoy the people that I work with.
What’s the best thing about Kalispel Tribe?
The best thing about the Kalispel Tribe is the community and everything the Tribe does to give back to our community.
What does your workspace look like?
My workspace is an office at the Tribal Court buildings in Cusick and Airway Heights.
Why did you want to come work for Kalispel Tribe?
I wanted to work for the Kalispel Tribe because I know they are family-oriented.
What are your hobbies?
My hobbies include being a full-time chauffeur to my kids for their sports events.
What or who inspires you?
My kids inspire me.
What are the words you live by?
You, and only you, are ultimately responsible for who you become and how happy you are.
How do you define success?
I personally define success as being happy and healthy.
What is your favorite event that Kalispel Tribe puts on?
I would say attending the powwow is one of my favorite events. My kids enjoy the Halloween party.
What are five words (or less) of advice for others in your profession?
Have patience and show grace.