Sherri was born and raised on the Penobscot Indian reservation (Penawahpskek). She speaks and teaches around the world on issues of Indigenous rights, environmental justice, and spiritual change.
Sherri received her Juris Doctorate and a certificate in Indigenous People;s Law and Policy from the University of Arizona’s James E. Rogers College of Law. She is an alumna of the American Indian Ambassador program, and the Udall Native American Congressional Internship program.
Sherri is the Founding Director of the Land Peace Foundation, an organization dedicated to the global protection of Indigenous land and water rights and the preservation of the Indigenous way of life.
She has been actively involved with Indigenous rights and environmental justice work for more than 25 years. In 2010, she received the Mahoney Dunn International Human Rights and Humanitarian Award, for research into Human Rights violations against Indigenous Peoples. In 2015, she received the Spirit of Maine Award, for commitment and excellence in the filed of International Human Rights. In 2016, Sherri’s portrait was added to the esteemed portrait series, Americans Who Tell the Truth, by artist Robert Shetterly. And, she is the recipient of the 2017 Hands of Hope Award from the Peace and Justice Center.
In addition to helping her own people, Sherri has been a longtime advisor to the American Indian Institute’s Traditional Circle of Indian Elders and Youth, and was a program coordinator for their Healing the Future Program. She also served as an advisor to the Indigenous Elders and Medicine People’s Council of North and South America for the past 20 years.
Sherri is the visionary behind “Healing the Wounds of Turtle Island,” a global healing ceremony that has brought people together from all corners of the world. The ceremony is designed to heal our relationships with one another as human beings, and then to heal the relationship between human beings and the rest of Creation. It has been attended by people from every continent (except Antartica), who have come together to pray with one heart and one mind for the healing of all life on Mother Earth.
Sherri is also the cohost of the syndicated radio program Love (and revolution) Radio, which focuses on real-life stories of heart-based activism and revolutionary spiritual change.
Track 1: Introduction to Sherri and her life growing up.
Story of “Kcinewis” the great seed of life and our connection that cannot be disconnected.
Call about Epigenetics and Sherri’s discussion about trama not resolved in the first generation will be passed down.
Track 2: Suppressed Feelings.
Sherri’s explanation of healing herself.
Track 3: Reintroduction and quick overview by Jacobus so far in show.
Stories and genetic memory and web of connectivity
3 fires: Brain, Heart, Gut and how they are connected.
What’s happening around the world? Have we forgotten that we are all connected?
Track 4: Ancient Language & the spoken word
Discussion about war and warriors.
Track 5: Warrior fightings and killings.
EAST is the origin of creation.
Suicides and working on our spirituality.
Track 6: Call about the source of “Amazing Grace”
Call about WAR
East is the direction of Creation
Shamanic healing and shamanic process are explained by Sherri.