Our Board of Directors

The New Mexico Museum of Natural History Foundation Inc. is a non-profit corporation governed by a Board of Directors elected from the corporate and business community, membership, and the general public.

 

We rely upon our Board of Directors to:

  • Share their expertise

  • Lend guidance

  • Provide oversight

  • Fundraise

 

We thank them for their many contributions to the Museum and the Foundation!

Our Board

Nimish Bhatt.webp

Nimish Bhatt
Treasurer

Thornburg Investment Management Inc
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Managing Director.

Pamela Rice.webp

Pamela Rice
Secretary

Rice and Associates

President
 

Emily Gaffney.webp

Emily Gaffney
Member At Large

Sandia National Laboratories

Senior Manager, Laboratory Operating System

Kristina Nguyen.webp

Kristina Nguyen
Chair

RE/MAX Select Real Estate Group

Associate Broker

Antonio Lopez.webp

Antonio Lopez
First Vice Chair

Wells Fargo Advisors

Senior Vice President- Investments

Rob Nelson.webp

Rob Nelson
Second Vice Chair

Sandia National Laboratories
Director of Human Resources & Acting Director of Employee Health Services

 

Dan Triebel.webp

Dan Treibel
Member At Large

Verus Research

Technical Director

Larissa Byrd.webp

Larissa Byrd
Assistant Treasurer

First Citizens Bank

Vice-President, Business Banker

Matt Tracy.webp

Matt Tracy
Immediate Past-Chair

Fidelity Investments
Vice-President Operations

Lynore Abbott.webp

Lynore Abbott

Logical Marketing

Founder & Principal

Ross Busby.webp

Ross Busby

US Eagle Federal Credit Union

Senior Vice-President Business Lending

David Davis.webp

David Davis, MD

Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center of New Mexico

Mohs & Cutaneous Surgeon

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John Kennedy

KPMG

Vi Florez.webp

Vi Florez

University of New Mexico

Professor, College of Education

Melissa Gonzales.webp

Melissa Gonzales

Washington Federal

Senior Depository Officer, Commercial Banking

Rafael Gonzales.webp

Rafael Gonzalez

Sandia National Laboratories

Senior Manager of Performance Assurance & Engineered Safety

Cindy Hargett.webp

Cindy Hargett

True Health New Mexico

Director of Human Resources

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Pam Hurd-Knief

Fundraising Consultant

Madelynne Johnson.webp

Madelynne Johnson

Retired

Educator/Librarian

Sanjay Kadu.webp

Sanjay Kadu

Dekker/Perrich/Sabitini

Principal/Architect

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Tiffany Roach-Martin

Modrall Sperling

Partner

Krista McWilliams.webp

Krista McWilliams

LOGOS Resources, LLC

Engineering Manager - Operations

Mike Nelson.webp

Mike Nelson, MD

Retired

Presbyterian Healthcare Services

Kristin Paulson.webp

Kristin Paulson

Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union

Vice President of Internal Audit

Ron Saavedra.webp

Ron Saavedra

Axiom CPA's & Business Advisors, LLC

Partner

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Alexa Tysseling
 

Retired

Economist

Robert Rosenberg.webp

Robert Rosenberg, MD

Radiology Associates of Albuquerque

Director of Breast Imaging

Tracy Sprouls.webp

Tracy Sprouls

Rodey, Dickason, Sloan, Akin, & Robb, P.A.

LL.M. (Tax)

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Margie Marino
Museum Executive Director

New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

Executive Director

Laura smigalski Garcia.webp

Laura Smigielski-Garcia

Board of Trustees Representative

Marketing Solutions

President/Owner