The Kalispel Tribe owns and operates more than a dozen businesses and enterprises in and around the Pend Oreille area.

We believe in building a strong community and our economic development opportunites emphasize our commitment to the land and people.

What department do you work in and what is your job title?

I am the closing bartender at the Slough bar inside the Kalispel Casino.

How long have you been employed by the Tribe?
I have been with the Kalispel Tribe for 9 months.

What’s the best thing about your job?
Listening to all the stories our guests share.

What’s the best thing about Kalispel Tribe?
What I love is the Kalispel Tribe is that they are so welcoming.

What does your workspace look like?

My workspace is clean and organized!

Why did you want to come work for Kalispel Tribe?

I wanted to work for the Kalispel Tribe because of the close-knit community and the great benefits they provide.

What are your hobbies?
Some of my favorite things are kayaking, fishing, playing video games, and podcasting.

What or who inspires you?
My family inspires me!  The future inspires me!

What are the words you live by?
Treat everybody the way you want to be treated.

How do you define success?

Success is different for everyone.  Success to me, is finishing anything you set your mind to.  You can fail and still succeed in the long run.

What is your favorite event that Kalispel Tribe puts on?
My favorite event is the Kalispel Car show in July, no question!

What are five words (or less) of advice for others in your profession?
Deep Breath, Keep Moving Forward!