Geraldine is an enrolled tribal member at Pine Ridge. She has worked as both a Physician Assistant and Registered Nurse in several states and reservations to include Pine Ridge, Spirit Lake, Winnebago, and Navajo. Geraldine has also worked in the Native Communities of Denver and Chicago. She moved back to South Dakota from El Paso, TX where she worked as a Quality Nurse. Geraldine has a BSN from American Sentinel University and plans to attend an online program as Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with Walden University. When she is not working or studying she is very active with her nieces and nephews as a mentor for healthy life styles. She also makes ribbon shirts and skirts, plus beadwork.