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Alyssa Macy

CEO, WA Environmental Council/WA Conservation Voters

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Alyssa Macy is a virtual guest at Crosscut Festival 2022. She is a citizen of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, Oregon and was raised on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation. She is of the Wasco, Navajo, and Hopi descent. Most recently, she served her Nation as the COO where she was responsible for $33 million in tribal programming and services. Her previous experiences include working transportation, campaign management, communications and international advocacy within United Nations bodies. She is a published writer and co-authored the first ever national report on Native American voting in 2005. 

When: 11 a.m., Tuesday May 3

Where: This is a free virtual event. RSVP now.

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Environment & Outdoors

Swimming Upstream: Can We Save Our Salmon?

Crosscut Festival 2022
Tue May 3, 2022 | 11:00am

The salmon runs of the Columbia River Basin are sliding toward extinction. At the heart of this conversation: an extinction crisis and our imperative to honor our commitments to Northwest Tribes. Thank you to our session sponsor Alaska Airlines and our programming partner, National Wildlife Federation. To learn more, visit Our Northwest Opportunity and Spirit of the Waters Journey. WATCH NOW

 

Featuring: Helen Neville, Alyssa Macy , Rocky Barker

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