(Mexican-American of Tarahumara descent)
Eva Del Rio believes art is a testament to the survival of an idea, a culture and a legacy of a people. With 19+ years of customer service and 10+ years of office administration experience Eva is dedicated to serving the artists, members, Board, and attendees of the SWAIA Santa Fe Indian Market organization. Eva is a first generation US citizen born and raised in New Mexico and holds a Bachelor's Degree of Arts and Sciences, English, from the University of New Mexico in Alburquerque, NM. Eva has pursued professional arenas in which she can work to serve others garnering a culmination of skills in the non-profit sector (environmental/economic justice, youth development), legal, community media (public radio, public television), and Native-owned small business sector (operations, accounting). Eva attributes her milestones to the loving support of her family and is currently pursuing a Master's degree. She enjoys hiking, cooking, and reading and lives with her twin sister and a houseplant in Santa Fe, NM.