Ben Shelly, President of the Navajo Nation
Ben Shelly, President of the Navajo Nation, is being honored by United Graduate College and Seminary July 2, 2011 in Farmington New Mexico, USA. He is being honored with the Honorary Doctorate Degree in Humanities, for his strong stance as a national advocate for health and education for the tribal nations across the United States. President Shelly has a very influential voice to the Democratic Party of the United States.
Dr. Rivers, Chief Chancellor of Educational Development Worldwide for United Graduate College and Seminary, comments, “All great leaders look out for the betterment of their people and do not focus on personal gain. President Ben Shelly is a man of honor that demonstrates this excellent spirit of leadership. Because of his leadership the Navajo Nation is developing in major ways.”
Dr. Robert Ornelas, a major player on the leadership team for Dr. Rivers’ organization, was the instigator behind this honorable occasion. Dr. Ornales is also receiving an appointment as an Ambassador for the Navajo Nation. Dr. Rivers said, “ Dr. Ornales, a big congratulations to you for this prestigious appointment. You are a great man.”