Leadership

Susan A. Curo

President & CEO of Tribes 4 Christ, Inc.

Susan attended New Tribes Bible Institute of Waukesha Wisconsin and then later graduated from Child Evangelism Fellowship’s Children’s Ministry Institute (CMI). Susan has also spent 12 years working for her tribe as a background investigator and served on the La Jolla Band of Indian’s Land and Housing Committee. After attending CMI Susan realized with tribal communal culture there needs to be ministry geared towards the whole family and in 2008 she founded Tribes 4 Christ, Inc. Susan enjoys her family relationships and ministering to them. She has 6 children and 14 grandchildren. In her spare time she also enjoys rabbit, deer hunting and working as tribal outreach coordinator.

Marquetta MacLean

Executive Board Member

Marquetta MacLean is married and is the proud mother of four children, has seven grandchildren, and three great granddaughters. Now with retirement, her husband, Doug and she travel between Arizona and Idaho with stopovers in southern California to catch up with more family and friends with the seasons.

Marquetta and Doug attend church in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho and Surprise, Arizona and enjoy serving wherever they are needed.  Marquetta also recently felt led to serve at the Union Gospel Mission in Coeur d’Alene, where women and children are offered an 18 month to two year program to leave the street life or prison behind them, and start a new life.

Doug and Marquetta enjoy RVing, hiking, boating, biking and spending time with family and friends.

“After spending many years on the Navajo and Hopi reservations in Arizona, my heart longs for healing and restoration for the hearts of Native Americans.  The Great Healer, who crosses all cultures, is the One who can change hearts and make us all brothers and sisters in Christ.  It is a privilege to be able to serve the Lord in any capacity but especially here in Luiseno country.”

Dale Largent

Executive Board Member

Dale Largent joined the Board of Tribes 4 Christ as an Executive Board member in 2018 after many hours of volunteer work with the Food Bank and other outreach projects of Tribes 4 Christ on the La Jolla Indian Reservation. 

A resident of Valley Center, California, Dale is the proud father of four sons and two daughters, grandfather to ten grandchildren and four great grandsons. Dale attends North Coast Church in San Marcos, California and is involved with the ongoing construction projects at the church.  His 37 years as a firefighter in Glendale, Arizona serves as a vast reservoir of work and life experience as he tackles projects for the Luiseño people through Tribes 4 Christ ministries.

He loves to serve the Lord and His people, wherever he is led each day, and to live  depending on the Lord for his daily needs.

He said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.
Mark 16:15 (NIV)