Lacayah Engebertson

Lacayah is passionate about becoming an educator and has plans to help change the education system to benefit Alaska Native youth. When she was keynote speaker at the 2015 First Alaskans Elders and Youth Conference she spoke about how Native youth need to learn resilience. She shared that she has suffered during her short life, but faith and persistence got her through those times.

  • Home Town Anchorage
  • School District
  • Award Category Cultural Pursuits, Service To Children