Keynote Speech of the Why Treaties Matter (WTM) Exhibit at SCSU, located in Atwood, 2nd Floor until September 12, 2014. Jim
Jones is the Assistant Executive Director and the Cultural Resource Director for the
Indian Affairs Council. Jim was instrumental with the development of the Why
Treaties Matter Exhibit.
Jim also traveled with the development team from the National Museum of the
American Indian and with staff from the MN Humanities Center while interviewing
the states tribal leaders as part of the development for the exhibit. Jim's background is in Natural
Resources/Indian Studies and has been involved with Cultural Resource
Management for over 25 years.