Laura Tohe is Diné. She is Tsénahabiłnii, Sleepy Rock People clan, and born for the Tódich’inii, Bitter Water People clan. She is Arizona State University Professor Emerita and is an Arizona Speaks presenter on the Navajo Code Talkers for Arizona Humanities. In 2015, Tohe was named the Navajo Nation Poet Laureate. She is the author of the oral history book Code Talker Stories.