Portrait of Rasentonkwa Tarbell

Rasentonkwa Tarbell

Rasentonkwa (La saw doon qua) Tarbell is twenty years of age, He is a member of the Wolf Clan within the Mohawk Nation. He is From the Akwesasne Mohawk Territory. He is a graduate of a The Akwesasne Freedom School which is a full Mohawk language immersion private school. This is where he learned the value of traditions and language as well as the importance of preserving traditional cultural practices. The knowledge he gained from the Akwesasne Freedom School provided him with the skills that helped him become a Cultural Educator at the Native North American Travelling College for two years. Where he conducted countless cultural training sessions on traditional values in surrounding communities near Akwesasne.