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Margo Robbins

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Cultural Fire Management Council

Margo Robbins is the co-founder and Executive Director of the Cultural Fire Management Council (CFMC).  She is one of the key planners and organizers of the Cultural Burn Training Exchange (TREX) that takes place on the Yurok Reservation twice a year.  She is also a co-lead and advisor for the Indigenous People's Burn Network.

Margo comes from the traditional Yurok village of Morek, and is an enrolled member of the Yurok Tribe. She gathers and prepares traditional food and medicine, is a basket weaver and regalia maker.

She is the Indian Education Director for the Klamath-Trinity Joint Unified School district, a mom, and a grandma.

SESSIONS:

Understanding our Relationship with Fire: Indigenous and Western Perspectives
Day 3
9:20 AM PT