Se-ah-dom Edmo brings deep experience in community organizing for racial and social justice work across the nation. Prior to joining Seeding Justice, Se-ah-dom served as the Sovereignty Program Director at Western States Center where she was the coalition convener of Tribal History: Shared History (Senate Bill 13, 2017) in Oregon, which established and funded the teaching of Indian History and Sovereignty in K – 12 schools across the state.
Se-ah-dom is also the co-editor of the Tribal Equity Toolkit 3.0: Tribal Resolutions and Codes for Two-Spirit and LGBT Justice in Indian Country and American Indian Identity: Citizenship, Membership & Blood.
She is an ALF Senior Fellow and a member of the Steering Committee of Oregon Recovers and the board of Oregon Consumer Justice.
Se-ah-dom’s ancestors are from Celilo, a fishing village along the Columbia River and one of the oldest known settlements in the West. She lives in Gresham with her husband James and their children Siale, Imasees, and Miyosiwin, as well as her parents, Ed and Carol Edmo.
Se-ah-dom joined Seeding Justice in December 2018.
Since then, she has transformed the organization and is leading the nation in participatory philanthropy.