Alexandra Hoyungowa, Marketing and Special Events Manager

Alexandra “Alex” Hoyungowa (Hopi), is Dawawungwa (Sun Clan) from the Village of Hotevilla, located on Third Mesa.  Alex is a graduate of Northern Arizona University (NAU) with a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies. Within her prior roles she served as an Admissions Officer and Coordinator for Native American Recruitment for Northern Arizona University.   A large portion of her outreach efforts have been to encourage Native, Indigenous, students to pursue higher education.

As a Marketing and Special Events Manager she will assist in promoting HEEF through external communication, planning/coordination of special events, in an effort to promote and increase the fund.

Beyond working hours, Alex enjoys spending time with loved ones and her dog Mickey. She encourages students to pursue their dreams and be able to reach for their goals.