Board of Advocates

The Board of Advocates is comprised of educational and community leaders, including state representatives, who provide advice to the college on program design, evaluation and advocate for the college.


The Board of Advocates provides advocacy, secures financial support and serves as an ambassador for the mission, vision and programs of New Mexico State University, College of Education, in order to assist the college to improve the quality of education in New Mexico.

2013-2014 Board of Advocates

2013-2014 Board group photo

Dr. Wendy Beserra Mrs. Amy Hummer Mrs. Sheryl Parsley
Mr. Sam Bone Mrs. Judy Johnson Mrs. Brenda Porter
Ms. Kay Brilliant Dr. Bob Klass Mr. Toby S. Rue
Dr. Jack Cole Mr. Frank Leto Dr. Steve Sanchez
Mr. Thomas “Tommy” Esparza Dr. George Martinez Dr. Patrick “Rick” Scott
Mr. Mark Fischer Dr. Anthony Marin The Honorable J. Paul Taylor
Dr. Robert Gallegos Dr. Elizabeth Marrufo Mr. Charles White
Mr. Ricardo Gonzales Ms. Natasha Jackson Mr. Efren Yturralde
Dr. Laurie Gormley Dr. Kim Martin