“Woman Stands Shining,” Pat McCabe, has the honor of being of the Dine (Navajo) Nation. She brings the understanding of indigenous ways of knowing into discussion and inquiry on sustainability. She carries the foundation of Beauty and Spirit into places where it has been kept out.
Pat is an active participant in Indigenous Peoples gatherings worldwide including Chile, Belgium, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, and Bali. She has worked with the International Center for Cultural Studies in India and with Sarvodaya with Dr. A.T. Ariyaratne in Sri Lanka, as well as with organizations and gatherings in the US. She has been a cultural consultant to the Pachamama Alliance, presented at the 2013 and 2014 National Bioneers Conference, and presents on “The Feminine Design and Sustainability” in the US and internationally.