Pamela led grassroots efforts to establish an AMBER Alert in Indian Country. She started a petition in remembrance of her daughter and voiced her concerns on what can be done to keep children safe. Her bill was signed into Law on April 13, 2018, by the President. In remembrance of Ashlynne the bill was renamed “Ashlynne Mike AMBER Alert in Indian Country.” Pamela continues to lead grass-root efforts to encourage Indian countries to adopt AMBER Alert programs to protect children from predators. She is active in tribal communities, engaging tribal leaders and government officials to implement the AMBER Alert plans for tribes across the country.
Year(s) Awarded: 2022