Quirina Luna Geary is Mutsun and Ritocsi Ohlone. She has a BA in Linguistics from the University of California Davis and is a board member for the Advocates of Indigenous California Language Survival. She has worked for over 20 years on Mutsun revitalization and organizing community-based language workshops and teaching materials development. Geary is a coauthor of Mutsun-English English-Mutsun Dictionary, mutsun-inkiS inkiS-mutsun riica pappel and Creating Learning Materials and Teaching Materials for Language Revitalization: The Case of Mutsun: From Theory to Practice Around the Globe. She is also a recipient of the KQED American Indian Heritage Local Hero Award.