Deidrea Rose Salabye

Deidrea Rose Salabye is Diné, of the Water’s Edge Clan, and comes to SWAIA from Window Rock, ArizonaShe is a strong matriarch with four childrenDeidrea has her Doctorate in Physical Therapy and is the Director of Rehabilitation at a hospital on the Navajo NationDeidrea is an active member of her community, providing mentorship in education, sobriety, wellness and griefShe continues to pursue modeling to demonstrate that as Native women: “WE CAN DO IT ALL!  We don’t have to be just mothers, just professionals, just models.  As multi-faceted, powerful women, we can be all things simultaneously  and do so with strength and grace.   

Photographer: Tira Howard
Designer: Lauren Good Day