Connect New Mexico Program Class of 2019


Missi Currier
Community & Government Affairs Coordinator
Nuclear Waste Partnership, LLC
Carlsbad

Natalie Daggett
Director, Institutional Advancement
Clovis Community College
Clovis

Jenni DeGreeff
Manager of Integrity Management
New Mexico Gas Company
Albuquerque

Efren Gallardo
Social Service Coordinator
Haverland Carter / The Neighborhood
Rio Rancho

Nick Ganjei
Assistant United States Attorney
U.S. Attorney’s Office – U.S. Department of Justice
Albuquerque

Melissa Gomez
Corporate Support Manager
JB Henderson Construction Company
Albuquerque

Josh Grassham
Vice President
Lea County State Bank
Hobbs

Sterling Hamilton
Vice President
James Hamilton Construction Co.
Silver City

CJ Hernandez
Deputy Shift Manager
URENCO USA
Eunice

Russell Herring
Division Manager
B&D Industries, Inc.
Albuquerque

Anthony Johnson
Superintendent
AUI, Inc.
Albuquerque

Tayni Kennedy
Senior Business Relationship Manager
Wells Fargo Bank
Hobbs

Damian Libutti
Vice President, Commercial Lending
Bank of Albuquerque
Albuquerque

Randy Lucero
Business Banker
First National 1870
Santa Fe

Preston Miles
Co-Owner
Federal Abstract Company
Santa Fe

Alex Montano
Project Director
Yearout Energy Services Company
Albuquerque

Carly Newlands
Communications and Marketing Manager
UNM Health System
Albuquerque

Jason Parsons
General Superintendent
Jaynes Corporation
Albuquerque

Ekta Patel
Director of Sales
Candlewood Suites
Carlsbad

Lindsey Pfaff
Director of Membership & Events
Taos County Chamber of Commerce
Taos

Adam Roberts
Senior Structural Engineering Intern
Stubbs Engineering
Las Cruces

Kelly Roepke-Orth
Chief Operations Officer
Association of General Contractors – New Mexico
Albuquerque

Carey Salaz
Senior Project Manager
Public Service Company of New Mexico
Albuquerque

Dennis Sanchez Jr. 
Industrial Water/Waste Water Mechanic
Department of Defense
White Sands Missile Range

Leah Sanchez
Human Resources Manager
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos

Paul Sedillo
Supply Chain Risk Management, Supplier Diversity & Small Business Program Manager
Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque

Art Trujillo
Sales Manager
Albuquerque Journal
Albuquerque

Samantha Updegraff
Intellectual Property / Patent Counsel
NTESS, operator of Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque

Sybrand Vander Dussen
Owner
Legend Dairy
Clovis

John Varoz
Commercial Loan Officer
Los Alamos National Bank
Albuquerque

Adrian Velasquez
Clinic Director
Health Quest Chiropractic

Miles Wolf
Business Banking Specialist
U.S. Bank