Rebecca Tortes

Executive Director | California Indian Basketweavers’ Association

Rebecca Tortes

Rebecca Tortes (Mt. Cahuilla/Luiseño/Assiniboine Sioux) currently serves as the Executive Director for the California Indian Basketweavers’ Association (CIBA), a statewide non-profit working to preserve, promote and perpetuate California Indian basket weaving traditions. In addition to her work with CIBA, Ms. Tortes works in a consulting capacity with numerous California tribes and tribal non-profits, supporting the development of language revitalization and cultural programs.

Panel Presentations:

Baskets and Babies: Honoring California Indian Woven Knowledge – Full Day Workshop

October 17th | 8:15 am to 4:30 pm

Bioneers 2019 Conference - Seeding the Field: Growing Transformative Movements