Leslie Whitcomb, M.Sc., Ph.D. is a proud carrier of her Ketooweh Lenni Lenape ancestral medicine heritage. Her dual heritage, as both Indigenous and white has informed her professional work in Mental Health, Indigenous Ancestral Medicine and co adjunct facilitation with practitioners of Acupuncture, Acupressure and Homeopathy for thirty-five years. Leslie works in partnership with regional ecosystems, international practitioners and academic scholars. Her research and collaboration has made contributions in K-12 school systems, graduate programs, social services training programs and in private practice. She is currently faculty at Akamai University, Engineering Leadership Skills Clinic Facilitator at Cornell University, and in private family facilitation practice.