Kade L. Twist is an expert in public affairs at the tribal, state, and federal levels; and specializing in working with American Indian tribes and Native communities. His focus includes community development, telecommunications, media and healthcare. In addition to traditional media, Mr. Twist uses new media tools and online social networks to build communities of shared interest, increase audience participation and feedback, and enhance qualitative research and analysis. Currently he’s serving on Tempe’s Human Relations Commission. Mr. Twist was a Sequoyah fellow at the University of Oklahoma and is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma.