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Exploring the Medicine Wheel as a framework for American Indian organizational development

American Family Indian Family Center
“Exploring the Medicine Wheel as a framework for American Indian organizational development”
Briel, Lann (GRAD); M.A. of Professional Studies: Art & Cultural Leadership
The American Indian Family Center’s (AIFC) mission is to provide programs and services enriched with American Indian values and culture to American Indian individuals and families residing in St. Paul. The AIFC is working with graduate researcher Lann Briel to continue its analysis of the Medicine Wheel as the core of its work. The project will also look at how AIFC’s data is managed and provide recommendations on how to more effectively use the Medicine Wheel to manage its services to meet the needs of its clients. Lann is also connecting with other American Indian and non-American Indian organizations to learn from the ways they manage data and to develop organizing strategies that incorporate the Medicine Wheel. The results are being compiled into a report that will benefit everyone served by the AIFC.

Briel, Lann (GRAD); M.A. of Professional Studies: Art & Cultural Leadership

The American Indian Family Center’s (AIFC) mission is to provide programs and services enriched with American Indian values and culture to American Indian individuals and families residing in St. Paul. The AIFC is working with graduate researcher Lann Briel to continue its analysis of the Medicine Wheel as the core of its work. The project will also look at how AIFC’s data is managed and provide recommendations on how to more effectively use the Medicine Wheel to manage its services to meet the needs of its clients. Lann is also connecting with other American Indian and non-American Indian organizations to learn from the ways they manage data and to develop organizing strategies that incorporate the Medicine Wheel. The results are being compiled into a report that will benefit everyone served by the AIFC.

Project Award Date: 
01/01/2015
Community organization or agency: 
American Family Indian Family Center
CURA Contact: 
Neeraj Mehta (612) 624-8988