Tava Wilson, an enrolled tribal member of the Muscogee Creek of Oklahoma, has been a dedicated mentor for youth in the La Plata county community for several years. She divides her time volunteering for La Plata Youth Services and working with Southern Ute Community Action Programs Youth Services. Tava is an alumnae of Fort Lewis College where she majored in Psychology. She also recently earned her Masters of Social Work from the University of Denver’s Four Corners program. Tava spends her free time exploring the cultural and natural beauty of the Southwest, and is also a hiking and camping enthusiast.