NM Congressional Candidate: Debra Haaland

August 24, 2017
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In this episode, listen to Debra Haaland discuss her path to leadership. Ms. Haaland is attempting to be the first Native American woman elected to congress. She stated, “I try to live my life in a way that young girls will look up to me.”

 

Follow Deb on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or on her webpage at debforcongress.com

Blogger and Poet: Shandiin Herrera

August 21, 2017
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Shandiin Herrera (Navajo) is a junior at Duke University where she is studying Public Policy. She wrote a poem that went viral back in the Spring of 2017. The poem is titled, A Forgotten Pride: Navajo Identity.

 

Follow Shandiin on Facebook, Instagram or on her blog at https://shandiinblog.wordpress.com/author/shh20/

Native Comedian: Tito Hoover

August 18, 2017
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Native Comedian, Tito Hoover explains how James and Ernie gave him a chance to do standup comedy. He further talks about his upcoming role on America's Got Talent.

Hear Tito live at The Northern Edge Casino in Farmington, New Mexico on September 12th, 2017.

Hozho Total Wellness: Haley Laughter and Anita Lara

August 15, 2017
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In this episode, listen to Haley Laughter (Navajo) CEO and Anita Lara (Tortugas Puebla) Executive Director of Hozho Total Wellness talk about the benefits of yoga and how they blend traditional Navajo teachings with the various forms of yoga.

 

Follow Hozho Total Wellness on Facebook and Instagram.

Collegiate Boxing Champion: Shy LeBeau

August 7, 2017
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In this episode, listen to Shy LeBeau (Navajo and Lakota) explain how she started boxing for fitness and eventually won a collegiate boxing championship. Shy explained that, "It means a lot when people send me words of encouragement." 

Follow Shy on Facebook.

Photo: Carter Gaskins

Navajo Actor: Ryan Begay

August 2, 2017
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Ryan Begay is an actor, director and producer. Ryan has been in Breaking Bad (2008), Soldado (2017) and Get Shorty (2017).

Calisthenic Professional: Abram Benally (Calisthenic Navajo)

July 29, 2017
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First Navajo Calisthenic professional: Abram Benally. The Calisthenic Navajo stated, "When you're living THE BEST VERSION OF YOURSELF you inspire others TO LIVE THE BEST VERSION OF THEMSELVES." He further commented, "I'm not telling you it's going to be easy.....I'm telling you it's going to be worth it!"

Follow Abram on Facebook and Instagram at Calisthenic Navajo.

NFL Football Player: Levi Horn

July 26, 2017
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Levi Horn (Northern Cheyenne) was a 2009 All Big Sky Conference Player and an FCS All-American. Levi played football for the Oregon Ducks and then at the University of Montana. Levi was signed by the Chicago Bears in 2010.

Follow Levi on Facebook at Levi Horn.

The Navajo Ninja: Brandon Todacheenie

July 20, 2017
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The first Navajo to appear on the popular TV show American Ninja Warrior.

Follow Brandon on twitter @thenavajoninja, instagram thenavajoninja or Facebook.

Fancy Dancer and Hip Hop Artist: Supaman (Christian Parrish)

July 13, 2017
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My fans and my family give me motivation to keep moving forward. My culture means everything to me.

 

Follow Supman on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.