Lori Martin-Kingbird of Cass Lake appointed to Young Women's Cabinet
November 28, 2022
Nov. 23-BEMIDJI - Already a young leader, Lori Martin-Kingbird of Cass Lake has been appointed by Gov. Tim Walz to the Young Women's Cabinet, a group that aims to improve the lives and opportunities of young women across the state.
Officially announced on Nov. 21, Leech Lake Nation member Martin-Kingbird will join 31 other appointees from around Minnesota, in an opportunity that will center their voices and those of their diverse communities.
"I just can't describe the feeling when I first found out (about my appointment)," Martin-Kingbird shared. "I feel an immense amount of gratitude to be part of this opportunity to create change."