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William Dancing Feather has joined the staff of the ACHP's Native American Program. He will serve as program assistant and manage databases and communications, research policy recommendations, prepare training and outreach materials, and support the ACHP's Native American Advisory Group.
Dancing Feather was raised in Carson City, NV. Following time spent on active duty in the United States Army, he went home to Carson City and after spending a bit of time with the Carson City Chamber Orchestra and the WNCC Jazz Band he moved on to receive a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Nevada-Reno. While attending UNR he served a term on the Washoe Tribal Council and served as Vice Chair for the Carson Community. He has since worked for the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California as the Cultural Resources Coordinator and as the Washoe Tribe Historic Preservation Officer. He has also spent time as chairman of Indian Territory, a non-profit marketing arm of the Nevada Commission on Tourism.