Leadership New Mexico | Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed it's the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Mead

2014-2015 Core Program Curriculum Committee


Russell Allen
Core Class of 2008 and
Lifetime Member


Vice President of Operations
Allen Theatres, Inc.
Las Cruces

Lynne Andersen
Core Class of 2010


President
NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association
Albuquerque

Karen Bayless
Core Class of 2010 and
Lifetime Member


Co-Owner
Bayless Drilling Company
Farmington

Craig Buchanan
Core Class of 2012


Market President-Las Cruces
U.S. Bank
Las Cruces

Steve Byrd
Core Class of 2007 and
Lifetime Member


President of Employee Benefits
HUB International Insurance Services, Inc.
Albuquerque

Health & Human Services Session Chair
Curriculum Committee Chair

Bill Connor
Core Class of 2010


Manager/Customer Contact
El Paso Electric Company
Las Cruces

Environment & Natural Resources
Session Chair

Kent Cravens
Core Class of 2014 and Lifetime Member


Owner, Kent Cravens Consulting, LLC
Albuquerque

Education Session Co-Chair

Wayne Davenport
Core Class of 2006 and Lifetime Member


Chief Financial Officer and Secretary/Treasurer
Jaynes Corporation
Albuquerque

Health and Social Services Session Chair

DeAnn Eaton
Core Class of 2014 and Lifetime Member


Chief Executive Officer
Haverland Carter Lifestyle Group
Albuquerque

Terri Fortner
Core Class of 2014


Nurse Practitioner
Across the Mind Mental Health Services
Farmington

Government, Crime and Justice and
Leadership Session Chair

Dennis Garcia
Core Class of 2013


Senior Vice President, Treasury Management
U.S. Bank
Albuquerque


Education Session Co-Chair

Rick Geraci
Core Class of 2012


Commandant of Cadets and Dean of Students
New Mexico Military Institute
Roswell

Curriculum Committee Vice-Chair
Economic Development Session Co-Chair

Randy Grunow
Core Class of 2009


Installation Safety Director
White Sands Missile Range

Economic Development Session Co-Chair

Lisa Hardison
Core Class of 2012


Manager of Communications and Public Relations
URENCO USA
Eunice

Steve Harris
LGLP Class of 2011, Core Class of 2013 and Lifetime Member


County Treasurer
Chaves County
Roswell

Jim Haynes
Core Class of 2007 and
Lifetime Member


Partner
Pulakos CPAs, P.C.
Albuquerque

Lynn Haynes
Core Class of 2013 and
Lifetime Member


Heart & Vascular Services Line,
Director of Operations

Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Albuquerque

Julie Miller Rugg
Core Class of 2013


Executive Director
New Mexico BioPark Society
Albuquerque

Environment & Natural Resources
Session Co-Chair

Nancy Shepherd


Presidential Advisor and Community Relations
San Juan College
Farmington

Liz Shipley
Core Class of 2009


Government Affairs Manager
Intel Corporation
Rio Rancho

Jenny Vincent
Connect Class of 2012


Program Director
Leadership New Mexico
Albuquerque