Board of Directors

We Work for You! The UNM Alumni Association is governed by a national board of 32 members and four ex-officio members. The board is charged with guiding the Association to be a vital partner in the continued excellence of The University of New Mexico through the significant engagement of alumni. The entire board meets three times a year; the executive committee meets monthly.

Board of Directors, 2016-2017

James Lewis '77 MPA
Retired, Former Treasurer
State of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

Harold Lavender '69 BA, '75 JD
Private Practice
Albuquerque, NM

Ann Rhoades BBA, '85 MBA
People Ink
Albuquerque, NM

Tom Daulton '77 BS, BBA
Private Equity Investor
Dallas, Texas

Sandra K. Begay '87 BSCE
Tribal Energy Program Lead
Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque, NM

Breda Bova '80 PhD
Special Assistant to the VP Athletics
UNM Athletics
Albuquerque, NM

John W. Brown '72 MA
President & CEO
Silent Falcons UAS Tech.
Albuquerque, NM

Bill Dolan '68 BA,'73 MPA
Senior Vice President
First National Bank of Rio Grande
Albuquerque, NM

Mike Dunworth '80 BUS
General Manager
Barnes & Noble
The Woodlands, TX

Veronica C. Garcia '74 BA, '80 MA, '03 PhD
Executive Director
New Mexico Voices for Children
Albuquerque, NM

Julia Gilroy '04 BA, '06 MA
JM Gilroy
Seattle, WA

Leslie Hoffman '99 BA, '09 MBA
LEH Consulting Group LLC
Albuquerque, NM

James King '72 JD
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Bradbury Stamm Construction
Albuquerque, NM

Ryan Lindquist '98 BS, '01 MBA
Associate Director
UNM Student Activities Center
Albuquerque, NM

Kendra Merritt Doyel '94 BS, '98 Pharm
Vice President
Public Relations and Government Affairs
Ralphs Grocery Company
Costa Mesa, CA

Danny Milo '01 BBA, '11 JD
Senior Manager
Government Relations
Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque, NM

Karen Moses '77 BA
Managing Editor
Albuquerque Journal
Albuquerque, NM

Judith K. Nakamura '83 BA, '89 JD
Justice, State of New Mexico
Supreme Court
Albuquerque, NM

Rosalyn Nguyen '03 BBA, '07 MBA, '07 JD
Associate University Counsel
UNM Office of University Counsel
Albuquerque, NM

Tim Nisly '05 BBA, '08 MBA
CEO, Sinc
Founder, TEDxABQ
Albuquerque, NM

Mary O'Hara '89 BA
Griffitts O'Hara LLP
New York, NY

P. Michael Padilla '03 BBA, '07 MBA
Manager of Internal Audit
Vistana Signature Experiences
Windermere, FL

Olivia Padilla-Jackson '98 BBA
Deputy Director of Finance & Administrative Services
City of Albuquerque
Albuquerque, NM

Lorii Rabinowitz '94 BS
Executive Director
Denver Center for Arts & Technology
Denver, CO

Henry Rivera '68 BA, '73 JD
Partner, Wiley Rein LLP
Former FCC Commissioner
Santa Fe, NM

Terri Salazar '67 BS
New Mexico Arts Commission
Albuquerque, NM

Peter Sanchez '84 BBA
Atrisco Companies
Albuquerque, NM

Alexis Tappan '99 BA
Special Assistant to the President
Central N.M. Community College
Albuquerque, NM

Daniel Trujillo '07 BBA, '08 MACCT
CPA, Member-Director of Audit
Kubiak Melton & Associates, LLC (KMA)
Albuquerque, NM

Apollonia Trujillo Gallegos '08 BA
Managing Director of Recruitment Early Engagement
Teach for America
San Diego, CA

Jacob Wellman '13 BA
Vivid Economics
London, England

Cate Wisdom '11 BS
PhD Candidate
University of Kansas

Ex Officio Members, 2016-2017

Dana Allen
Executive Director, UNM Alumni Association

Michelle Coons '83 BBA
UNM Foundation Representative

Joe Dworak
Young Alumni Chapter Representative

Kyle Biederwolf
Student Representative, ASUNM President

Glenda Lewis
Student Representative, GPSA President

Jane Algermissen
Assistant to VP, Office Manager, UNM ARO

Executive Committee, 2016-2017

President: James Lewis

President-Elect: Harold Lavender

Past-President: Ann Rhoades

Treasurer: Tom Daulton

At Large: Sandra Begay, Harold Lavender, Rosalyn Nguyen, Henry Rivera, Alexis Tappan

Executive Director: Dana Allen

For questions or more information:

Alumni Relations Office
O: 505-277-5808
800-ALUM-UNM (258-6866)