Lorena Gorbet

Organization: Maidu Cultural & Development Group

First year with MSC: 2003

Tribe: Mountain Maidu/Washoe

Worked for or set on Boards of following since 1979: Plumas Country Indians, Inc.; Northern Valley Indian Health; Title VII Parent Committee; Roundhouse Council; CIMC; Northern Sierra Indian Pow Wow; Mountain Circle Foster Family Agency; Plumas Water Forum; Greenville Rancheria; Maidu Cultural & Development Group; United Maidu Nation; Almanor  Basin Watershed Advisory Committee; Maidu Summit Group; Lake Almanor Watershed Group; Maidu Summit Consortium; IRWMP and South Lassen Watershed Council.

Do Native American history, TEK and crafts presentations. Teach basketry and beading classes. Do cultural presentations at school classes in Plumas, Lassen and Shasta counties. Also do cultural site monitoring on projects out on the land to insure protection of our cultural sites and artifacts.

Currently Maidu Summit Treasurer