Averia Fast Horse is an enrolled member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe. She was part of the Thunder Valley CDC Workforce Development Program's second cohort where she advanced her GED studies and learned construction skills through assisting in building a large pole barn, geo-thermal greenhouse, 200-unit poultry building, and many other projects.  At the conclusion of the Workforce Development Program she was hired by TVCDC as an administrative assistant.  She is excited to help our people make change for our community here on Pine Ridge.