OUR TEAM

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Derek Dictson

Derek Dictson

President, NMSU Foundation
Vice President, University Advancement

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Kristin Ludwig

Kristin Ludwig

VP of Operations

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Lynn Schlemeyer

Lynn Schlemeyer

VP of External Relations

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Keith Emrick

Keith Emrick

VP of Development

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Matty Burns

Matty Burns

Chief of Staff/Assoc Director Leadership & Board Development

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FOUNDATION STAFF

Debra Medoff Marks

Alysyn Rodriguez

Prospect Research Coordinator

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Brien Murphy

Brien Murphy

Sr. Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations

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Carol Westfall-Carruthers

Carol Westfall-Carruthers

Accountant

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Cheryl Smith

Cheryl Smith

Sr. Director of Development

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Crystal Gomez

Crystal Gomez

Digital Marketing Specialist

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Debra Medoff Marks

Debra Medoff Marks

Director of Development

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Dolores Cardoza

Dolores Cardoza

Compliance Officer

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Enrique Solis

Enrique Solis

Information Systems Administrator

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Kristin Ludwig

Gina Palombit

Associate Director of Digital Marketing

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Kristin Ludwig

Gwen Reilly

Program Coordinator

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Heather Hesse

Heather Hesse

Gift Processor

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Heather Hesse

Heidi Parks

Special Events Officer

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Jessica Parks

Jayme Garofola

Development Coordinator

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Jessica Parks

Jessica Parks

Accountant

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Jessica Parks

Kendall Sorenson-Clark

Director of Talent and Culture

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Lena McDonagh

Lena McDonagh

Director of Marketing and Communications

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Lidia Paez

Lidia Paez

Associate Director of Finance & Accounting

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Kristin Ludwig

Lori King

Donor Relations Officer

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Mardeliz Gallardo

Mardeliz Gallardo

Gift Processor

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Nicole Worley

Program Coordinator

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Mardeliz Gallardo

Nora Hahn

Associate Director of Marketing Communication

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Steven Covington

Sonia Salaiz

Accounts Payable Coordinator

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Steven Covington

Steven Covington

Director of Gift Planning

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