Santa Rosa Creek Tribe

Council Member / Treasurer Wayland “Thunder Horse” Foster

Wayland Foster

Thunder Horse was born in 1941 in Jay, Florida, the only child of Vaudie (“She Walks With Spirits”) and Willie Foster. He graduated from Jay High School and received a B.S. Degree from Troy University in Health, Physical Education and Recre-ation and biology and an M.S. Degree from University of West Florida in School Administration and Supervision. He is mar-ried to tribe member Hilda Diamond Foster. They have two children who are tribal members, Anja Foster DeLoach and Shayne Foster. He retired in 2002 after spending 39 ½ years in Public Education in Florida and Alaska. Thunder Horse is committed to helping bring the dream of the tribe founders of our own Tribal Grounds to reality and to preserve the research our rich history and posterity.