Frank Lamere spent most of his adult life as an activist. He lived in South Sioux City and worked as a member of the American Indian Movement in the 1970’s.
LaMere was a leader in the Democratic party serving as a chairman of the National Native American Caucus and a delegate to the Democratic National Convention many times over.
He recently received an honorary Doctorate from Nebraska Wesleyan University. An honor that meant a lot to him.