Ilarion (Larry) Merculieff (Aleut) has over 35 years' experience serving his people and other indigenous peoples internationally. The first Native commissioner of the Alaska Department of Commerce and Economic Development, he chaired the Indigenous Knowledge sessions of the Global Summit of Indigenous Peoples on Climate Change, and co-founded several organizations including the Indigenous Peoples' Council for Marine Mammals. He has received many prestigious awards for his activism and co-authored Aleut Wisdom: Stories of an Aleut.
Council: Restoring and Honoring the Sacred Feminine and Sacred Masculine – Friday – October 18, 2013
Council: Community of Mentors: Intergenerational Reciprocity, Guidance and Mutual Exchange – Saturday – October 19, 2013
Council: Weaving the Fabric of Community – Saturday – October 19, 2013
Ilarion Merculieff | The Womb At The Center of the Universe – Sunday – October 20, 2013
Gender Equality and Finding Balance: Diverse Approaches – Sunday – October 20, 2013