Gloria Arellanes

Tongva Elder of First Nation of the Los Angeles Basin

A Tongva Elder of the first nation of the Los Angeles basin,  four channel islands and part of orange county, the Tongva Tribe Ti-iat Society, Elder advisor board member  for the Society of Native Nations, a community  activist and speaker, water protector and a caretaker for Mother Earth.  A teacher of Tongva culture and mentor for youth.