Lilly E. Lewis, Citizen Potawatomi Nation
University of Texas-Dallas
Lilly is a junior neuroscience major at the University of Texas at Dallas and a proud member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation. She has found power in Native healing from inside Tribal clinics and in the traditional setting of growing natural medicine. Lilly aspires to combine these practices in order to provide culturally competent medical care in her Tribal community. Lilly currently serves as an officer in the American Medical Women’s Association and the founding president of her university’s first Native American Student Association. She works as a volunteer emergency medical technician in University Emergency Medical Response, providing her campus with free access to emergency healthcare.