OUR TEAM

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Derek Dictson

Derek Dictson

President, NMSU Foundation
Vice President, University Advancement

575-646-3163

Kristin Ludwig

Kristin Ludwig

Sr. Associate Vice President
Operations & Development

575-646-3218

Lynn Schlemeyer

Lynn Schlemeyer

Sr. Associate Vice President
External Relations

575-646-1613

Keith Emrick

Keith Emrick

Associate Vice President
Development

575-646-1613

Adrian Bautista

Adrian Bautista

Director of Development
College of Engineering

575-646-2552

Allison Layfield

Allison Layfield

Development Officer

575-646-1958

Brien Murphy

Brien Murphy

Development Officer

575-646-2103

Cecelia Carrasco

Cecelia Carrasco

Prospect Research Coordinator, Sr.

575-646-2008

Connor Adams

Connor Adams

Director of Development, Major Gifts

575-646-1613

Danielle Gibbs

Danielle Gibbs

Administrative Assistant, Sr.

575-646-7495

Debra Medoff Marks

Debra Medoff Marks

Director of Development
College of Education

575-646-2686

Desma Montellano

Desma Montellano

Stewardship Officer

575-646-5823

Dolores Cardoza

Dolores Cardoza

Data Management Specialist and Scholarship Coordinator

575-646-3618

Enrique Solis

Enrique Solis

Alumni Relations Officer, Sr.

575-646-3143

Erica Reyes

Erica Reyes

Accountant, Int.

575-646-7479

Erika De La O-Medina

Erika De La O-Medina

Director of Development
Mexico-U.S. Border

Felipe Parra

Felipe Parra

Data Analyst, Lead

575-646-2839

Heather Hesse

Heather Hesse

Gift Processing Supervisor

575-646-4811

James Buckles

James Buckles

Director of Development

Jessica Parks

Jessica Parks

Accountant, Sr.

575-646-6174

John Frye

John Frye

Accountant, Sr.

575-646-6124

Jolie Tixier

Jolie Tixier

Director

575-646-5567

Kassie Ckodre

Kassie Ckodre

Director of Development
College of Agricultural, Consumer, & Environmental Sciences

575-646-6495

Keegan Thomas-Chappell

Keegan Thomas-Chappell

Database Analyst, Sr.

575-646-5925

Kristen Meierhoff

Kristen Meierhoff

Executive Director, Prospect Strategy & Gift Administration

575-646-1613

Lidia Paez

Lidia Paez

Foundation Investment Bank and Endowment Officer

575-646-5828

Mardeliz Gallardo

Mardeliz Gallardo

Fiscal Assistant, Int.

575-646-2967

Matty Burns

Matty Burns

Executive Assistant

575-646-2867

Nohemi Perez

Nohemi Perez

HR Coordinator, Sr.

575-646-1106

Patrick Knapp

Patrick Knapp

Director of Development
College of Arts & Sciences

575-646-5276

Seneca Reyna

Seneca Reyna

Alumni & Donor Events Coordinator

Steven Covington

Steven Covington

Director of Estates & Gift Planning

575-646-1613