John is an accomplished cultural resources specialist who has worked at the intersection of tribal and government agencies for nearly a decade. His expertise with complex regulatory processes enables him to facilitate cooperation among agencies, Tribes, and other cultural resources professionals. John is proficient in the Dakota language, and brings comprehensive knowledge of American Indian history and archaeology to his work navigating these processes and professional relationships. His field experience includes archaeology, ethnography, and text-based oral history collections. Before joining the 106 Group, John served as a Compliance Officer and Archaeologist within a Tribal Historic Preservation Office.
Archaeologist & Cultural Resources Specialist