David Standing Bear
Salish-Shidhe Council Bear Shaman
David Standing Bear is a bear shaman living in Salish-Shidhe Council. His family is one of the wealthier ones of the area owning several investments and resorts.
At some point David did something to anger the Bear Spirit and with the loss of his magic began to spiral down into depression and alcoholism. While a vision quest would allow him to make amends and restore himself in eyes of bear, it had to be done with a group of people with no self gain motives. Holding such a significant place in the tribe and corporation even his closest friends would stand to gain a great deal by helping David, and as such could not pass Bear’s tests.
After a chance drunken meeting with MeeMaw and Juggs, David is able to get enlist their Ernest help in completing Bear’s tasks in the astral plane. Fully restored now to his position and power, David Standing Bear is a powerful ally to Juggs and Meemaw.