Marcos G. Martínez
Community Engagement Manager
Marcos G. Martínez holds an M.T.S. from Oblate School of Theology and a B.A. from the College of Santa Fe, NM. Prior to joining CRS Southwest in May 2006, Marcos served on the staff at the Mexican-American Cultural Center, San Antonio, TX, and previously, was director of Youth Ministry for the Diocese of El Paso. Marcos is a nationally recognized figure in youth ministry, and has worked in that field since 1985. As Relationship Manager, Marcos is responsible for outreach and relationship development to seven dioceses: the Archdiocese of San Antonio and the dioceses of Amarillo, El Paso, Laredo, Lubbock, Las Cruces and San Angelo. Marcos temporarily oversees the Diocese of Tucson. In these dioceses, he educates and informs Catholics and others on global issues via workshops, trainings, etc., and provides opportunities for active engagement of dioceses in various CRS programming.