2017-2018 Board of Directors

Allen, Russell

Russell Allen

Core Class of 2008
Lifetime Member
President/Owner
Allen Theatres, Inc.
Las Cruces

Nici Austin

Core Class of 2016
Connect Class of 2011
Lifetime Member
Executive Vice President
and Chief Lending Officer
Pioneer Bank
Roswell

Karen Bayless
Core Curriculum Committee Chair

Core Class of 2010
Lifetime Member
Co-Owner
Bayless Drilling Company
Farmington

Phil Casaus

Core Class of 2008
Lifetime Member
Vice President of Operations
Brycon Corporation
Rio Rancho

Ireke Cooper

Core Class of 2016
Lifetime Member
President
Cooper Fire Protection Services
Farmington

Mike D’Antonio

Core Class of 2016
President
D’Antonio Consulting, LLC
Santa Fe

Tom Domme

Core Class of 2017
General Council and Vice President,
External Affairs
New Mexico Gas Company
Albuquerque

Brian Freeman

Core Class of 2017
Senior Facilities Manager
Intel Corporation
Rio Rancho

Khush Ghadiali
Connect Curriculum Committee Chair

Connect Class of 2016
Senior Media Coordinator
Nuclear Waste Partnership
Carlsbad

Kendal Giles

Core Class of 2015
Principal and Vice President
Dekker/Perich/Sabatini
Albuquerque

Steve Griego
Secretary

Core Class of 2010
Lifetime Member
President and Chief Executive Officer
DMC Logistics
Albuquerque

Jim Haynes
Past Chairman of the Board

Core Class of 2007
Lifetime Member
Shareholder, Tax
Pulakos CPAs
Albuquerque

Lisa Hardison

Core Class of 2012
Manager of Communications and Public Relations
URENCO USA
Eunice

Adam Harrington

Core Class of 2014
Owner and Chief Financial Officer
HB Construction
Albuquerque

Trudy Healy

Core Class of 2006
Lifetime Member
Co-Owner
The Rancho Milagro Collection and Urraca Valley Cattle Company
Taos

Marianne Hill

Core Class of 2012
Lifetime Member
Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary
Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque

Shad James
Chairman of the Board Elect
and Fundraising Committee Chair

Core Class of 2013
Lifetime Member
President and Chief Operating Officer
Jaynes Corporation
Albuquerque

Carole Jaramillo
Local Government Committee Chair

Core Class of 2017
LGLP Class of 2014
Director of Finance Services
City of Rio Rancho
Rio Rancho

Patty Komko

Lifetime Member
President & Co-Founder
Leadership New Mexico
Albuquerque

Joe Leong

Lifetime Member
Core Class of 2016
President & CEO
Leong Consulting (News Media Transformation)
Albuquerque

Joe Lujan

Core Class of 2004
Lifetime Member
President of Commercial Lines
HUB International Insurance Services
Albuquerque

Chris McCall

Core Class of 2017
LGLP Class of 2015
Chief of Police
City of Hobbs
Hobbs

Minda McGonagle
Alumni Program Committee Chair

Core Class of 2014
Lifetime Member
Owner
McGonagle Government Relations
Albuquerque

Brent Moore

Core Class of 2011
Attorney and Shareholder
Montgomery & Andrews, P.A.
Santa Fe

Doug Smith
Chairman of the Board

Core Class of 2004
Executive Vice President
Presbyterian Medical Services
Santa Fe

Jerry Smith

Core Class of 2013
Lifetime Member
President and Chief Executive Officer
Laguna Development Corporation
Albuquerque

Mike Stanford

Core Class of 1999
Lifetime Member
President
PayDay HCM
Albuquerque

Jimmy Trujillo
Treasurer

Core Class of 2004
Lifetime Member
Tax Principal
REDW LLC
Albuquerque