Dakoda is an advocate, paralegal, writer and actress who works with the youth, families and homeless through various community activities, including as a certified youth mental health first aider. As an advocate, Dakoda has spoken in front of legislators on several bills and policies. She also facilitates sessions to educate youth and adults on their rights as citizens. Dakoda believes that everyone is important and deserves to know that someone cares about their well-being. She also advocates for the importance of setting a positive example for youth to help them succeed.