The New Mexico State University Foundation Board of Directors is responsible for the management of the New Mexico State University Foundation, a private 501 (c)(3) organization, tasked with raising private support for the University. The Board bears fiduciary responsibility for the investment and management of all funds raised by the Foundation on behalf of New Mexico State University.
The Board is comprised of approximately 40 members, including a Chairman, Vice Chairman, Past Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary. The Vice President for University Advancement serves as the President of the Foundation.
2012-2013 Board of Directors
Jo Raabe-Asprey, Chairman
John Cordova, Vice Chairman
Mike Johnson, Past Chairman
Lee Ellen Banks, Treasurer
MaryLou Davis, Secretary
Tina Byford, Interim President
Jackie Mitchell Edwards
E. Larry Lujan, Jr.
Tom Mobley, Jr.
John Papen, III
Ex-Officio Voting Members
Mike Cheney, NMSU Regent
John Kutinac, Alumni Executive Council President
Thomas Price, PA Board
Ex-Officio Non-Voting Members
Manuel Pacheco, Interim President, NMSU
Jay Jordan, Interim Provost, NMSU
Benjamin Woods, Vice President, NMSU
Breeana Sylvas, President, ASNMSU
Christa Slaton, Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Tina Byford, Interim President, NMSU Foundation
Michael "Mickey" Clute
Bill Fiske, Jr.
The Honorable Melvin "Don" Kidd
Ed Lujan, Sr.
George Petty, Jr.
R. Scott Smith