Courtney is a human rights activist and mother currently pursuing a doctorate in Public Health. She believes in the magic of bridging people, cultures, and ideas. Courtney has consulted with and advocated for indigenous groups in different capacities on three continents thus far. She holds a master’s degree in nonprofit organizing and has completed significant graduate coursework on indigenous rights law and policy, and even more on the role of NGO’s in this context. She believes in the mission of Intercontinental Cry and seeks to highlight issues, individuals, and current crises in her pieces here.
Intercontinental Cry is a network of professors, editors, journalists, researchers and thought leaders who strive to enrich the global media ecosystem, to support the world's Indigenous Peoples, and to protect the diversity of nature through digital storytelling.