Roy David, Sr. is an elder from Tetlin, Alaska. He grew up living a traditional subsistence lifestyle of hunting, trapping, fishing, and gardening. Roy David worked on the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, as an alcohol counselor, and in law enforcement. He has also participated in dog team races. Roy David has great knowledge of traditional stories and is interested in sharing his knowledge and stories with the younger generation in hopes of keeping his Native traditions and values alive for the future.