Anderson Boards

Advisory boards provide an opportunity for alumni and friends to use their expertise, influence and affluence to support the school and its programs and to participate in ensuring future success.

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Anderson Foundation Board

Provides strategic direction to shape and advance Anderson. Serves as a sounding board and counsel for strategic initiatives. Provides leadership networking, advocacy and giving.

Mike Buehler, 2005
Executive VP, Finance & Lending
Nusenda Credit Union

Damon Chronis, 1998
President of US Operations
Ryan

Scott Czarniak, 1998
Regional President - Northern New Mexico
First National 1870

Chris Dunkeson, 1991
Area VP - NM & AZ
Comcast Cable Communications Group

Scott Lopez, 1990
Senior VP, Private Client Advisor
Bank of America

Isaac Montoya, 2016
Owner
Cheba Hut and Anytime Fitness

Melissa Nunez, 2008
Senior Wealth Advisor
CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC

Eddie Padilla, 2007
Chief Development Officer
TLC Plumbing and Utility

Scott Page, 1983
CEO
Central Bank and Trust

Kate Potter
Senior Associate
Colliers International

Tracy Utterback, 1991
CFO
Ludvik Electric

Denise Wilcox, 2000
VP, Human Resources and Corporate Security
New Mexico Gas Company

Executive Committee
This is an Anderson giving board

Advisory Boards

Provide strategic direction for a program or initiative, including advice and counsel on curriculum for faculty. Connect students to professional opportunities, serve as ambassadors for the program and provide program-related networking.

  • Ron Dimon
  • Roger Gullickson - Owner, Sage Creek Gallery
  • Jon Mertz - Founder, Santa Fe Innovates
  • Dawn Boulware - CEO, Taos Ski Valley
  • Drew Tulchin - President, New Mexico Angels
  • Danika Padilla - Director of Social Impact, Meow Wolf

This is an Anderson giving board

  • Jacqueline J Baca, 1983 - President, Bueno Foods
  • Thomas Bonafair - President, Bonafair Management Group, Inc.
  • John W. Brown, 1972 - Retired Chairman and CEO, Silent Falcon UAS Technologies
  • Luca Ispirescu, 2013
  • Irene F Lefton, 1981 - Customer Success Evangelist / VP Customer Success, Customer Success Leadership Network
  • Dorian McKenzie-Rader, 2009 - Managing Partner, NMA Ventures
  • Steven Muhlhauser, 1978 - Deputy Dist. Director, U.S. Small Business Administration
  • Leroy Pacheco
  • Scott Perkinson
  • Steven Renfro, 2008 - Program Director, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Sujay Thakur
  • Sridhar Yarlagadda, 1995 - Financial Advisor, Wells Fargo Advisors

This is an Anderson giving board

  • Melanie Dubin, 2015 - N/A, Avalon Trust
  • Saxon Knight, CFA, 2007 - Vice President, Advisor, Sklar Capital Advisors
  • Joe Madrid, 2001 - Credit Analyst, Invesco Ltd.
  • Clint Malin, 1995 - Co-President & CIO, LTC Properties, Inc.
  • JJ Milder, 1973 - Programs Chair & Immediate Past President, CFA Society New Mexico
  • Alexander Motola - Portfolio Manager, Managing Director, Thornburg Foundation
  • Anna Murphy, CFA, 2016 - Senior Portfolio Manager, New Mexico State Treasurer's Office
  • Callie Poerio, 2017 - Fidelity
  • Molly Ritz, BAFA 2006 Fine Arts - Ulrich Investment Consultants
  • Christopher Ryon, 1985 - Founder / Portfolio Manager, City Different Investments
  • Julia Sze - Member of Board of Directors, Thornburg Foundation
  • John Paul Ulrich- Owner, Ulrich Investment Consultants
  • Kaeley Weimerskirch, 2019 - Analyst, RBC Capital Markets

This is an Anderson giving board


  • Amanda Armenta, 2003 - Sr. Manager, Employee Success Partner, T-Mobile US, Inc. / Sandia
  • Michelle Garcia, - VP of Support Services, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • Karin Nguyen, 2008 - Director of Human Resources Recruiting, Nusenda Credit Union
  • Brian Stone, 1995 - Director of Human Resources, Dekker/Perich/Sabatini
  • Magdalena Vigil-Tullar, 2007 - Owner, TullarHR-Human Resources and Meditation Services LLC
  • Denise Wilcox, MPA 2000 Graduate Programs, BUS 1991 University College - Vice President, Human Resources, New Mexico Gas Company

This is an Anderson giving board

  • Lee Derks, 2010 - Analytics Leader, ChemPoint
  • Vincent Urias - Principal Member of Technical Staff - Cyber Analysis Research, Sandia National Laboratories

This is an Anderson giving board

  • Walt Benson - Commissioner, Bernalillo County
  • Dave Blivin - Managing Director, Cottonwood Ventures
  • Dr. Vic Chavez, 1999 - Faculty, UNM
  • Dr. Todd Christenson - Founder/President, HT Micro/MANCEF
  • Joanna Colangelo - Principal, Razem Worldwide
  • Corey Cooper, 2015 - Founder, Cooper & Co
  • Dr. Matthew Ennis - Chief Strategic fofficer , Build with Robots
  • Kedar Gupta - Founder, Ferrofluidics - obama
  • Jaimi Mahto, 2020 - Pharmacist, UNM
  • Dr. Raj Mahto, 2002 - Department chair, UNM
  • Dr. Yorgos Marinakis, 2011 - Faculty, UNM
  • Michael Meyer - Foundeer, Platinum Kitchens & Design, Inc.
  • Dr. Fred Phillips - Faculty, UNM
  • Steven Renfro, 2008 - Program Director , Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Devan Romero, 2017 & 2021 - Project Manager, SNL
  • Stuart Rose - Founder, Fat Pipe & The BioScience
  • Bob Sachs, 2006 - President & CEO, TEAM Technologies, Inc
  • Chris Schroder - President, Real Time Solutions
  • Jennifer Sinsabaugh, 2003 - CEO, New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Program
  • Dr. Regan Stinnett - Sandia Emeritas, Retired
  • Dr. Inder Thukral - Chief Executive Officer, Boston Analytics
  • Dr. Robert Tierney, 2006 - Professor , NNMC
  • Drew Tulchin - President, NM Angels
  • Dr. Steve Walsh - Faculty, UNM

  • Adam Biederwolf, 2020 - Associate Account Executive, Cision PR Newswire
  • Adria Cordova, 2013 - Customer Account Lead II, General Mills & ALPFA
  • Robert Danoff, 1983 - Partner, BrandOutlook
  • Kaila Grafeman, 2013 - Head of Marketing, Augmedix
  • Abigail Hollister, 2003 - Principal, Formative Insights LLC
  • Danielle Jolley, BA 2011 Arts and Sciences - Campaign Manager, Salesforce.com Foundation
  • Natasha Saylor, 2013 - Business Analyst, Three Sixty Sales
  • Sullivan Sednek-Simes, 2015 - Integrated Media Supervisor, RPA
  • Sydney Sivils, 2014 - Senior Operations Manager, DoorDash
  • Alicja Spaulding, 2011
  • Trisha Terhar, 2019
  • Ben Theune, 2013 - Senior Director of Marketing, Special Olympics Colorado
  • Garry Wicka, 2003 - SVP of Marketing, SharkNinja

This is an Anderson giving board

  • Brianna Flores, 2020 - Sales Representative, Labatt Food Service
  • Jocelyn Gorman - VP of Sales, Document Solutions Inc.
  • Cayla Hobart, 2014 - Analytics Solution Specialist, HIMSS
  • Jason Martinez - General Sales Manager, Cumulus Media
  • Wade Messenger, 2005 - Vice President of Sales, PulteGroup
  • Tom Parr - Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
  • Morghan Thomas, 2020 - Inside Sales Representative, Ardham Technologies
  • Joe Weiss, 2006 - Senior Development Officer for Anderson, UNM Foundation

This is an Anderson giving board

  • Dr. Lori Baca - Chair, Department of Business, Northern New Mexico College
  • Saheb Saini, 2014 - ServiceNow Implementation Consultant for Medicare, Chevron, ServiceNow
  • Steve Schroeder, 1990 - President & CEO, Real Time Solutions
  • Jennifer Sinsabaugh, 2003 - CEO, New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Program
  • Tara Linton, 2014 - Engagement Manager, Media & Entertainment, Amazon Web Services
  • Dr. Vic A. Chavez, 1999 - Retired / Private Consulting, US Department of Agriculture
  • Vidya Satyanarayana, 2018 - Project Manager, Jabil Healthcare
  • Tristan Walters, 2006 - Project Management & EVM, Sandia National Labs
  • Austin Buckingham, 2017 - Project Manager, Presbyterian Healthcare Services
  • Pooja Sing, 2018 - Project management, Thornburg Investment Management
  • Dr. Rob Kramer, 1980 - Project Management and Construction, Los Alamos National Labs
  • Dr. Padmakumar Nair - Dean of School of Liberal Arts and Sciences & School of Management | Director, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (TIET)
  • Joel Matek - Senior Project Manager / IV&V Practice Manager, PMI Regional and National Consulting
  • Corey Cooper, 2015 - Founder, Cooper & Company
  • Monique Melendez - PMP Manager | Project Management Competency and Portfolio Management, SNL
  • Linda Stewart - Ambassador/Director, New Mexico Angels/ Wildlife Protection Management
  • Dr. Simons, Randy, 2003 - Manager, PNM
  • Falance, Becky, 1985 - Program Manager, Presbyterian Healthcare Services
  • Stihel, Kristi - Program Manager , Presbyterian Healthcare Services
  • Keith Rollins - Program Manager , VA
  • Dr. Yorgos marinakis, 2011 - Faculty, UNM / LANL
  • Dr. Fred Phillips - Faculty, UNM
  • Dr. Vic Chavez, 1999 - Faculty, UNM
  • Dr. Raj Mahto, 2002 - Department Chair, UNM
  • Dr. Steve Walsh - Faculty, UNM

  • Chris Dunkeson, 1991 - Area Vice President, Comcast
  • Jon Mertz - Founder, Santa Fe Innovates
  • Kerry Perry, 1986 - Founder & CEO, KP Invest
  • Brad Preber, 1982 - CEO Grant Thornton, LLP
  • Sonya Priestly, 1988 - Gardenswartz Realty Group
  • John Rizzo - New Mexico Innovation Triangle
  • Mathis Shinnick, 1977 - CEO, OptiPulse Inc.
  • George Stanfield, 1977 - Retired, Bank of the West
  • Bobby Stover, 1993 - Ernst & Young
  • Debbie Johnson
  • Rich Luarkie - President & CEO, Tamaya Ventures

This is an Anderson giving board

  • Emily Allen, 2014 - Chief Financial Officer, Dekker/Perich/Sabatini, Ltd.
  • Dawn Boulware, 2004 - Chief Administrative Officer, Taos Ski Valley, Inc.
  • Beth Bronson Wiggins, 1969 - Taos Ski Valley
  • Linely Daly - Daly Consulting
  • Felicia A. Finston, 1986 - Partner, Wilkins Finston Friedman Law Group LLP
  • Carrie Freeman, 2001 - Co- CEO, SecondMuse
  • Jill Klar, BA 1995 Arts and Sciences - Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operations Officer, UNM Medical Group, Inc.
  • Alicia Ortega, 2012 - Co-Founder & Co-Director, Native Women Lead
  • Frances Phillips
  • Melissa Porter, 1989 - VP of Marketing, Grocery Outlet Inc.
  • Sangeetha Prabhakaran - Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology, Department of Surgery, UNM
  • Julianna Silva, 1989 - Chief Operating Officer, Family Friendly New MexicoT
  • Maribeth Thornton, 2017, PhD Nursing; 1996 MBA - Associate Chief Nursing Officer, UNM Children's Hospital

This is an Anderson giving board

Anderson Alumni Council

Social network for Anderson alumni that provides feedback on alumni interests and needs. Connects alumni to engagement opportunities in Anderson. Serves as ambassadors for the Anderson School.

  • John Algermissen, 2019, Commercial Real Estate Advisor , NAI SunVista
  • Amanda Armenta, 2003, Senior Manager, Employee Success Partner, T-Mobile
  • Cole Benson, 2018, Junior Consultant, Astrapé Consulting
  • Jennifer Brower, 2010, Co-Founder, 2540 Group
  • Joe Bretton, 1983, Marketing Communications Principal, SBCC Group
  • Jessica Bundy, 2004, Principal, REDW LLC
  • George Carter, 2011, Director of Marketing and Sales, Sanabio
  • Michelle Dearholt, 2007, Executive Vice President of Operations, Nusenda Credit Union
  • Michael Dominguez, 2015, Partner and Co-Founder, Wine Cartel
  • Jon Drury, 1992, Sr. Account Executive, Cumulus Media
  • Elijah Esquivel, 2011, Assurance Manager, Pulakos CPA's PC
  • Robert Gabaldon, 1994, Miller Bonded Business and Community Relations
  • Paula Getz, 1983, VP of Global Risk Management , Oracle
  • Marcos Gonzales, 2007, Assistant Director, Bernalillo County
  • Brit Jaeger, 2011, Regional Manager, lululemon
  • Mariann Johnston, 1996, Communications Lead, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Anne Kain, 2001, Senior Vice President Controller, Century Bank Santa Fe
  • James Eric Martinez, 2002, Author
  • Damon Martinez, 1993, Senior Policy Advisor, City of Albuquerque
  • Sheena McTernan-Ramos, 2007, Marketing Director, Abrazo Homes
  • Lori Muller, 1986, Mortgage Loan Officer, Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc.
  • Melissa Munoz, 2006, Partner and Principal Consultant - Site Selection and Business Incentives, Ryan, LLC
  • Jesus D Ontiveros, 1983, Retired from Sandia National Labs
  • Carson Roland, 2011, Financial Advisor, Merill Lynch
  • Glen Rowe, 1992, Director, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Jay Shah, 2018, Senior Marketing Manager, Dreamstyle Remodeling
  • Randy Simons, 2003, Director, Generation Services, PNM
  • Angelique Tafoya, 2013, Executive Director, Alta Mira Specialized Family Services, Inc.
  • Sean Ward, 2003, Senior Vice President, Business Banking, BNC National Bank
  • Gary Wicka, 2003, VP of Marketing, LG Electronics
Executive Committee

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