Odessa Wauneka

is a Rise TCU Student Organizing Fellow. Odessa is a fully Navajo Native American business professional and multi-media digital specialist. For the past two years Odessa lived in the Pacific Northwest working as a Marketing Manager/ Producer at a Seattle Nonprofit Theater and moved back to Arizona to be closer to family, finish her education, and start her marketing agency with her partner. Odessa currently attends Tohono O’odham Community College and Arizona State University, and is finishing her Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees. Odessa loves traveling and enjoys working with computers, camera and being creative.