awb-2018-circleAlfred Walking Bull (Sicangu Lakota) is an enrolled citizen of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in South Dakota. He has a background in journalism, communications and design is the former Communications Manager for PFund Foundation, and Managing Editor of The Circle News in Minneapolis and as the Communications Specialist for the Rosebud Sioux Tribe.

He attended the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, S.D. where he studied journalism and fine arts. He is a graduate of the American Indian Journalism Institute, a project of the Freedom Forum, dedicated to increasing representation of Native American people in newsrooms across the country.

Alfred’s background also includes political organizing for elections, issues and community. He identifies as gay, queer, Two Spirit and a person of faith in recovery.

His hobbies include reading, designing and percolating the perfect cup of coffee.