2013 Udall Intern

Cara V. Wallace
Central Council of the Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes


Cara V. Wallace
Cara Wallace is Navajo, Haida, Tlingit, and Tsimshian from Saxman, Alaska. Cara is currently pursuing her J.D. at The University of Arizona’s James E. Rogers College of Law. She hopes to use her education to help tribal communities solve complex social, economic, legal, and political problems. She is especially interested in natural resources management, economic development, and self-governance issues. Cara is also committed to revitalizing the Haida language and works to incorporate its use in her everyday life. She loves dancing, harvesting traditional foods, reading, and spending time with friends and family.