Our Staff


Sara Whetten
Administrative Assistant/Webmaster

Sara Whetten is the Administrative Assistant & Webmaster for The Junior League of El Paso Inc. In this position, Sara provides administrative assistance for the President and numerous principal members. She serves as the primary contact for the office and assists on special projects such A Christmas Fair, Music Therapy, Eco Garden, & The Community Research and Impact Committee. Sara provides technical and logistical support for multiple projects, meetings, conferences, and workshops.

Sara joined The Junior League of El Paso Inc. in 2016. Prior to her position at the League, she served as a Lead Recreation Assistant for the Morale Welfare Recreation Division of U.S. Army for two years, where she assisted soldiers, veterans, and military families in leisure & fitness centers. Sara helped create, lead and organize activities for groups and individual clients. The events enhanced the morale of the soldiers & help strengthen the military community as well as the families.

Sara recently moved to El Paso with her husband Wayne they have been married for 17 years. Sara & Wayne have three amazing children, Noelle, Hailey and Konner.  Sara enjoys volunteering in her community, photography, and spending time with her family.


Bookkeeper: Gely Castaneda

I’m a UTEP graduate born in El Paso and raised in Mexico with an inherited passion for numbers as well as an appreciation for friendly people and great food that this area has to offer. Incorporating the best of this bi-cultural experience into my son’s upbringing is my enjoyment.