Shirley Sneve directs Vision Maker Media. A member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe, she directed Arts Extension Service in Amherst, MA, and the Washington Pavilion Visual Arts Center in Sioux Falls, SD. As assistant director for the South Dakota Arts Council, she was a founder of Tribal Arts and Tourism groups. She produced for South Dakota Public Broadcasting. She serves on the boards of The Association of American Cultures, the Friends of the Ross Media Arts Center, the Southeast Nebraska Native American Coalition, and Arts Extension Institute. She chairs Native Americans in Philanthropy, and consults for Creative Community Builders.