Chief Phil Lane Jr. is a member of the Yankton Dakota and Chickasaw First Nations and is an internationally recognized leader in human and community development. He was born at the Haskell Indian Residential School where his mother and father met and attended school.
During the past 36 years, he has worked with Indigenous peoples in North, Central and South America, Micronesia, Thailand, India, Hawaii and Africa. He served 16 years as Associate Professor and Founder and Coordinator of the Four Worlds International Institute at the University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. Four Worlds became an independent Institute in 1995. As well, Phil is President of Four Directions International, an Aboriginal company, which was incorporated in 1996 as Four Worlds’ Economic Development Arm.
With Phil’s guidance and applied experience, Four Worlds has become an internationally recognized leader in human, community and organizational development because of the Institute’s unique focus on the importance of culture and spirituality in all elements of development. Four Directions International is dedicated to the development of sustainable economic enterprises that support holistic, political, social, cultural, environmental, spiritual and educational development.
DATE: Sunday January 30TH, 2011
Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm Pacific Time
Location: KAOS 89.3 FM
KAOS is a non-commercial, community radio station broadcasting at 89.3 FM in the South Sound area of Washington state.
The station is located on The Evergreen State College campus, in Olympia
City/Town: Olympia, WA
Listen Live: http://kaos.evergreen.edu/listen.html