Longhouse Advisory Board

An Indigenous advisory board comprised of practicing Native artists and scholars who help to provide some of the creative direction of the Longhouse.


  • Mario A. Caro, PhD Associate Director of the American Indian Program, Cornell University

  • Rodney Cawston (Colville) Program Manager, Colville Tribal Language Program

  • Lara Evans (Cherokee), PhD Associate Professor of Native American Art and Department Chair of Museum Studies, Institute of American Indian Arts

  • Trudy Marcellay (Chehalis) —Chehalis Tribal Representative 

  • Alex McCarty (Makah) Visual Arts Faculty, The Evergreen State College

  • Larry McNeil (Tlingit/Nisga'a) Professor of Photography, Boise State University

  • Miles Miller (Yakama) Independent Curator of Contemporary Native American Art

  • Yvonne Peterson (Chehalis) Social Sciences and Cultural Studies Faculty, The Evergreen State College

  • Jennifer Scott (Quinault) Human Resources at Quinault Indian Nation

  • Gail Tremblay (Micmac/Onondaga) Visual Arts and Cultural Studies Faculty, The Evergreen State College

  • Shirod Younker (Coquille) Art Program Manager of Journeys in Creativity, Oregon College of Art and Craft