Horsethief
Educator • Organizational Theorist • Consultant, Ktunaxa Nation Council
2019 Speaker

Spokane, Washington

Christopher Horsethief is an educator and organizational theorist specializing in complex systems and social processes, collective intelligence problem-solving systems, and post-traumatic community resilience. For 25 years Horsethief has been facilitating field analysis of the relationship between culture and communication, documenting the dynamics that pose challenges to Indigenous leaders and organizational resilience that drives language revitalization. His research interests include social network architectures and cultural entropy, and their role in post-crisis network fragmentation and alignment processes. Horsethief’s instructional experience includes the Indigenous Scholar in Residence at College of the Rockies and the MBA in American Indian Entrepreneurship program at Gonzaga University.