When we talk about assimilation, we all share the same pain.
~Verlyn Long Wolf, Female Mentor
Oaye Luta Okolakiciye
Moving Forward in a Sacred Way
Lynn Cuny, MA
Lynn M. Cuny obtained her Master of Arts degree in Lakota Leadership and Management from Oglala Lakota College. Her undergraduate degrees include Lakota Studies, Fine Art, and Early Childhood Development. She is also a certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor. Lynn has lived both on and off the reservation, a graduate from Central High School in Rapid City, SD. Lynn has over 20 years of experience working for Native programs. Her expertise includes education, health and culture. She worked for Indian Health Service for more than 10 years. She has been a recipient of the Healthy Native Communities Fellowship, Director of the Year, Community Outreach, Wellness Warrior, and IHS Directors Award.