Southeastern New Mexico Economic Development District


 2020 Executive Committee

President James Williams
Vice-President Larry Wood
Treasurer Tony Garcia
Member Dave Venable
Member Sam Seely
Executive Director Dora Batista
Local Gov | Private Sector Member Name         Position | Industry
Chaves County
Chaves County Dara Dana Commissioner
Dexter Mitch Daubert Mayor
Hagerman Tony Garcia Mayor
Lake Arthur Ysidro Salazar Mayor
Roswell Judy Stubbs City Councilor
Private Sector Jon Hitchcock Banking
Eddy County
Eddy County Larry Wood Commissioner
Artesia Raye Miller Mayor
Carlsbad Lisa Anaya-Flores City Councilor
Hope Rudy Sales Public Works Director
Loving Pete Estrada Mayor
Private Sector John Waters Carlsbad Dept of Development
Lea County
Lea County Mike Gallagher County Manager
Eunice Jordan Yutzy City Manager
Hobbs Todd Randall City Engineer
Jal Stephen Aldridge Mayor
Lovington James Williams City Manager
Tatum Marilyn Burns Mayor
Private Sector Robbie Roberts Construction
Lincoln County
Lincoln County Dallas Draper Commissioner
Capitan Ron Lowrance Mayor
Carrizozo Cynthia Johnson Trustee
Corona Sam Seely Mayor
Ruidoso Lynn Crawford Mayor
Ruidoso Downs Dean Holman Mayor
Private Sector Coda Omness ENMU-Ruidoso
Otero County
Otero County Pamela Heltner County Manager
Alamogordo Nadia Sikes City Commissioner
Cloudcroft Dave Venable Mayor
Tularosa Robert Sainz Mayor
Private Sector Bill Mershon Ranching


Frequency & Time

Meetings, unless virtual, are held quarterly, on the second Friday on the first month of each quarter.  All meetings start at 10:00 a.m.


Campus Union Building, Room 110
ENMU – Roswell Campus
50 University Blvd
Roswell, New Mexico 88203


Meeting Dates & Agendas

October 9, 2020
July 24, 2020
January 10, 2020
October 11, 2019
July 12, 2019
April 12, 2019

Meeting Agendas displayed once available.


July 24, 2020
January 10, 2020
October 11, 2019
July 12, 2019
April 12, 2019

Minutes are posted once approved.  Prior years available upon request.