NEW MEXICO ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

Our Team

Not sure who you’re looking for? Send us a message and we’ll direct it to the right person. Toll Free Number 800-374-3061 | Main Number 505-827-0300

Alicia J. Keyes Cabinet Secretary 505-827-0305
Jon Clark Deputy Cabinet Secretary 505-827-3747
Shani Harvie Exec. Asst. to Secretary 505-827-0330
Westlee Painter Exec. Asst. to Deputy Secretary 505-827-0300
Jesika Ulbarri General Counsel 505-476-3747
Bruce Krasnow Public Information Officer 505-827-0226
Elizabeth Davis Research/Marketing Director 505-827-0333
Johanna Nelson Strategic Program Development Coordinator  505-827-0264
Ryan Eustice  Economist 505-827-2191
Joel Salas Economist 505-827-0225
Felicia DePaula Program Development Specialist  505-467-9244
Alex Greenberg Finance Programs Specialist  505-690-4593
Lauren Longworth Public Relations/Marketing Specialist 505-827-2020

Mark Roper Division Director 505-827-0323
Sara Gutierrez Deputy Division Director 505-827-0249
Sarah Munoz Administrative Assistant 505-827-2182
Judith Sandoval Office Manager 505-827-0307

Patrick  Gannon JTIP Program Manager  505-827-2162
Jennifer Prada JTIP Program Administrator 505-827-1699
Avelina Borrego JTIP Marketing Coordinator 505-467-9655

Lorraine Ruggles Bernalillo Office Region 1 505-490-7662
Peter Mitchell Santa Fe Office Region 2 505-570-7796
Max Grüner ABQ Office Region 3 505-412-5036
Tim Hagaman Mora Office Region 4 505-862-2322
Louise Marquez Las Cruces Office Region 5 575-430-1232
Susan Russell Roswell Office Region 6 575-626-6653
Jennifer Myers Statewide Recovery Coordinator 505-660-5371

Amber Dodson Division Director 505-476-5656
Carrie Wells Deputy Division Director 505-476-5612
Jennifer Esquivel State Outreach Coordinator 505-469-2915
Rochelle Bussey Sr. Manager & Workforce Development Programs 505-476-5604
Joann Wylie Executive Assistant 505-476-5600
Morgan Tolen Production Analyst 505-476-5605
Shane Shariff Economist 505-476-5608

Alexandra Navas Director Alexandra.Navas@state.nm.us 505-660-5992
Alyssa Renwick Project Coordinator Alyssa.Renwick2@state.nm.us 505-795-1792

Daniel Gutierrez Mainstreet Director 505-827-0151
Lucas Pedraza Mainstreet Project Coordinator 505-827-0168
Julie Blanke Program Planner Specialist 505-827-0363
Jessica Mraz Communications/Media Specialist 505-827-0143

Kiki Arellano Human Resources Manager 505-827-0246
Julie Dolan Human Resource Specialist (Spaceport) 505-469-3185

Dorella Molina  CFO/ASD Director 505-476-2192
Chris Romero Financial Coordinator 505-827-0180
Ramona Gonzales Business Ops. Specialist  505-827-0227
Carla Montoya Accounting Auditor 505-469-3370

Matthew Rosetta  IT Technology Officer  505-827-0229
Michael Salazar Help Desk Specialist  505-827-2194

Main Phone     575-589-6501
Marco A. Grajeda Executive Director 575-589-6501 x112
Julio Jimenez Deputy Director 575-589-6501 x117
Laura Chaparro Commissions 575-589-6501 x114
David Espinoza Budget Analyst 575-589-6501 x123

Scott McLaughlin Spaceport Director  575-267-8599
Guillermo Blacker A/O II 575-267-8904
Marisela Cortez Exec. Sec & Admin. Asst -O 575-267-8511
Melissa Force General Counsel 575-267-8558
Lyndsay Hurilla Attorney I 575-267-8559
Bill Gutman GEN I 575-267-8555
Allan Turk A/O I 575-267-8585
Susan Raitt GEN I 575-267-8522
Alice Carruth Public Relations Coordinator 575-267-8528
Charles Miller Spaceport Aerospace Engineer 575-267-8525
Art Trujillo Director of Finance & Admin. 575-267-8510
Belinda Benavidez Financial Coordinator 575-267-8517
Becky Dean Accountant & Auditor 575-267-8526
Sandra Franco Accountant & Auditor 575-267-8518
Chris Lopez 575-267-8861
Jay Johnson Spaceport Operations Manager 575-267-8520
Frank Domiguez Maintenance Tech/Electrician  575-267-8519
Jamie Vasquez Maintenance Tech/Plumber-HVAC 575-267-8523
Myron Davis Maintenance Tech General 575-267-8521
Gabriel Salas Plant/Systems Operator 575-267-8527
Scott Sponseller IT Technology Officer 575-267-8545
Chris Markham IT End User Support   575-267-8455

Melinda Allen President & CEO Mallen@nmpartnership.com 505-338-1113
Tim Morgan VP of Economic Development TMorgan@nmpartnership.com 505-252-0030
Doreen Avila Executive Assistant Davila@nmpartnership.com 505-338-1463
Jonathen Lee Marketing Director Jlee@nmpartnership.com 505-823-6813
Joseph Mayo Research Director Jmayo@nmpartnership.com 505-389-5033