Operating across all platforms, Lightning is passionate about using technology to uplift Indigenous businesses and communities. He creates, develops, and helps launch digital projects that support the social, cultural, educational, health, and economic well-being of Indigenous communities and organizations. He currently works at Animikii Indigenous Technology on the Songhees Nation in Victoria B.C.
Lightning believes that Indigenous Canadians, especially Indigenous youth, can find their passion in technology. He hopes to be a part of the movement to bring more technology into classrooms to help Indigenous children thrive in the technological age.
He lives and works on Vancouver Island and is a member of the Samson Cree Nation.