Liliana Barrios, joined the university in 2007 with responsibilities that include managing the logistics of university related events and daily operations within the office. She also serves as a voting member of Staff Council since 2009. Prior to joining UTEP, Liliana worked in governmental/administrative and academic positions at the City of Sunland Park, NM and El Paso Community College respectively. Her interest to serve the local community was the driver to join The University of Texas at El Paso. Liliana, born in El Paso, TX and raised in Cd. Juarez, Chih., MEX, treasures her bicultural heritage. She is a member of the YWCA – Information Technology Committee, UTEP - CERT (Community Emergency Response Team), and Toastmaster’s International.