Jayden Ashley Lim

Tribal Youth Ambassador
California Indian Museum and Cultural Center
Cloverdale, California

Jayden Lim, 16, is a Tribal Youth Ambassador for the California Indian Museum and Cultural Center. She has worked on various projects, including TYA through language, technology (GIS), business, theater, and food sovereignty. In November 2016, Jayden was chosen as the youth speaker at the White House for the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards hosted by Michelle Obama. She is currently working with California legislation to change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples' Day in California, as well as the $100 Million Youth Reinvestment Fund where $10 Million will be dedicated to native youth.