Ysleta del Sur Pueblo - Tribal Empowerment Department
Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, Texas
MarySue Femath is the Assistant Director at Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, Tribal Empowerment Department. She is an enrolled Tribal Member of Ysleta del Sur Pueblo and has been working with the tribal youth and their families for the past four years. MarySue attended the University of Texas at El Paso where she obtained her double BBA in Accounting and Finance and was the first in her family to graduate from college. She serves as the Education Liaison between El Paso area public schools and the Tribal Empowerment Department. MarySue is a member of the International Literacy Association and Association of Tribal Archive, Libraries and Museums. She sits on various tribal committees within the pueblo to help coordinate family base events, oversee investment strategies and to facilitate tribal programs to encourage individuals to work towards the pueblo’s greater goal of a self-sustaining community. She empowers community members with educational and career support for optimal attainment in combination with learning to preserve, strengthen and renew the pueblo’s cultural values. MarySue enjoys and appreciates being able to help contribute to the health, wellness, and triumphs of her own community.
Saturday, June 25
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM