Myrella Gutierrez is a Controller at Tigua Inc. Tigua Inc was formed in October 2007 as a wholly-owned and tribally-charted corporation of the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo, a federally-recognized Indian Tribe in El Paso, TX. Myrella graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). Has certificates in Personal Property Management NASBA, Purchasing and Procedures and Technique, BIA Accounts Payable and Account Receivable and License Government Purchasing.

Myrella Gutierrez joined Tigua Inc in 2014, gradually promoting to Controller. In her current role, she oversees all financial operations and provides leadership in Finance and Accounting strategies. Forming close relationship with other Executives, Directors and General Managers, to optimize the company’s performance and strategic position.

Furthermore, Myrella Gutierrez worked for Ysleta del Sur Pueblo for a tenure of 10 years. As a Procurement Officer, she budgeted purchase administrator for 15 government grants totaling $34 million annually. Gained knowledge in negotiations on 16 contracts, assisted with administrative tasks such as budget review, and clinic chart audits.