By Ron Karten
Smoke Signals editor
Tresa Mercier was hired by the Tribe as an intern in April 1984, not too long after Restoration occurred on Nov. 22, 1983.
That was more than 30 years ago when she was 19.
Today, at 49, she is the Tribe’s longest-serving employee ever and the Health and Wellness Clinic’s Business Office manager. She recently celebrated and was honored for her three decades of continual service to the Tribal membership.
During the first More