Galanda, Penn-Roco Co-Author Indian Country Stylebook for Journalists

Gabe Galanda and Amber Penn-Roco collaborated with journalist Richard Walker (Mexican/Yaqui), publicist Jackie Jacobs (Lumbee) and indigenous artist Louie Gong (Nooksack)--all trailblazers in their respective fields--to publish the Indian Country Stylebook for for editors, writers and journalists.  The stylebook is patterned after the AP Stylebook.r_nGFgTMTl25zBnZHh8NToniwPBapKwUDuOXudNQSDk

The Indian Country Stylebook include definitions and proper uses, and briefings on American Indian law and news-gathering in Indian Country. Gabe and Amber authored the Indian law section.

Leading Indian journalist, Mark Trahant (Shoshone-Bannock) reviewed the Indian Country Style Guide

"The best journalism is precise. That includes references that are accurate and reflect Native people, tribes and communities as we see ourselves. That's why the Indian Country Stylebook is an essential reference."

The Indian Country Stylebook is available for download at

Gabriel “Gabe” Galanda is the Managing Partner at Galanda Broadman. He is a citizen of the Round Valley Indian Tribes.  Amber Penn-Roco is an Associate in the firm's Seattle office. She is a Chehalis Tribal member.