LeadershipIndigenous Strategies llc utilizes traditional values to create leadership models which incorporate traditional tribal values with proactive contemporary models. Melodie is certified through the Native Wellness Institute's model of Youth Leadership. She also has over a decade of experience creating targeted mentoring programs for Native youth and young adults. Following the interests of youth, I.S. has begun several leadership opportunites regarding Native American stewardship of land and water.
Utilzing the inter-tribal concept of Water is Life; Youth Water Summits and prayerful Walks have begun. One of our collaborative partners wrote the following blog about this work: http://www.statemuseum.arizona.edu/blog/water-is-life/