Colleen Moran Baldrica is an official Chippewa (Ojibwe) Tribe member of the Pembina Band, from the White
Earth Reservation in Northern Minnesota. She has worked for more than 28 years in public education, and holds advanced degrees with an
emphasis in School Counseling. She has lived her entire life in the St. Croix River Valley, and currently resides
in Stillwater, Minnesota, with her husband.
Colleen is a Past President of the Minnesota School Counselors Association; she serves on the literary committee for Art Reach St. Croix, and is active in her church.