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Wednesday, December 13, 2023 – Native In The Spotlight: Laurie Weahkee

From voting rights to drinking water access to respecting important Native land, Laurie Weahkee (Diné, Cochiti, and Zuni Pueblo) has been a force to improve policies that affect Native people. She was the long-time director of the Native Voters Alliance and has worked on political campaigns and local and national issues. She’s our Native In The Spotlight.


Laurie Weahkee (Diné, Cochiti, and Zuni Pueblo), project coordinator for the New Mexico Tribal Water Advisory Council, former executive director for the Native American Voters Alliance Education Project, and a former community organizer