Workshop Date: October 16, 2021
Presenter: Michelle McCauley
MICHELLE MCCAULEY (Washoe/Shoshone/Paiute/Quinault)
Michelle is a member of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe in NV where she grew up and currently lives. She is dedicated to Native Wellness by way of dance. She is a classically trained musician from the age of 10, has a bachelors in general studies and masters degree in music education from the University of Nevada, Reno, champion fancy shawl dancer, mother, Zumba instructor, and has played in various music ensembles. Michelle loves to inspire and innovate through performance with her knowledge of cultural dances from around the world. Upholding traditions and evolving them to fit our lives today is what Michelle is most passionate about.