Heather Lawrence Skasdem, District 15 House – Spirit Lake Nation
Heather is a Spirit Lake Tribal citizen, also running for District 15 House. She’s a foster mom, and a breast cancer survivor. She advocates for the elderly and long-term support services as a tribal liaison for Center for Rural Health at UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
This interview is part of Main Street's series on North Dakota Indigenous candidates running for election in the 2022 midterms. See a list of all interviews here.