The project helped connect the students with their Native culture and helped us see the Reservation through the student's eyes. Throughout the year the project was hands-on; David always engaged all of the students that were present, making sure they had and knew their equipment. He modeled the utmost respect for each of the students and monitored the respect between the students. He always cared about the involvement of each student and the class. David continually asked the students to evaluate their work and to make it better and encouraged them to share their work with other students and the community.
- Allen Bone, 7th Grade Teacher Two Eagle River School-Pablo, Montana

Jill L. Erickson, Associate Director, Co-founder

Jill L. Erickson is Associate Director and co-founder of A VOICE-Art Vision & Outreach In Community Education. Jill oversees the administrative aspects of A VOICE, and is also actively involved in project development and grant writing for the organization.

Jill was born in Montana and spent much of her childhood here. She has also lived and worked in Washington, Oregon and New York. She moved back to Montana full time in 1997.