A local from Marin County, California, Joshua Horowitz earned a Ph.D. in History at University of British Columbia, Vancouver, in September 2014, a M.A. in Humanities, 2008, an M.S. in Education, 2003, and a Teaching Credential in Social Sciences, 2000, from Dominican University of California. Currently, he is an Adjunct Faculty in History and Humanities and Cultural Studies at Dominican University of California, and a Lecturer in American Indian Studies at San Francisco State University. From his dissertation, "Nakona Wasnonya Yuhabi/Assiniboine Knowledge Keepers: Indigenous Archiving from the 19th into the 21st Centuries,” he intends to publish several articles and a scholarly book. His next project will focus on local Indigenous cultural practitioners in the San Francisco Bay Area, whose work helps Indigenous communities globally keep their bodies of knowledge alive for future generations.