Jim is a member of the Oglala Lakota (Sioux) Nation. Jim earned a BS from Arizona
State University and a MS from San Diego State University (SDSU). He also earned a
post-graduate certificate in Rehabilitation Administration from SDSU. Jim administered
several continuing Ed programs at SDSU (http://interwork.sdsu.edu/main/caire and
http://interwork.sdsu.edu/main/pet-air) Interwork Institute from 1993-2015. He created
several programs through grant writing, partnership and contract development. He is now
focused on his WSD consulting and production business after retirement from SDSU.
Jim is President of his consulting firm, Warrior Society Development, LLC (WSD). He
works with various government agencies, organizations and Tribal Nations. Jim is a
motivational speaker with experience in Professional Football, Hollywood Acting, Film
Production, Indian Country Advocacy, Congressional Testimonies, Cultural Diversity,
Youth Athletic/Life Skills Camps, Organizational Development and Grants Management.
WSD Productions produced “7th Generation”, an Award Winning documentary film.