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Press Release


November 1, 2005

(Albuquerque, NM) Six business leaders have joined the Foundation Board of the University of New Mexicoís Anderson Schools of Management: Lawrence J. Alei, Strategic Analyst for Fab/Sort Manufacturing at Intel; Gene Baca, Senior Vice President of Bueno Foods; Francis Edwards, private investor; Deborah Gorenz, President of Hospital Services Corporation; Richard A. Salmon, CFA, Portfolio Manager and Senior Vice President at Wachovia Securities; and Gerard Sanchez, Division President of Pulte Homes of New Mexico. Board Members serve for a term of two years.

The new Executive Committee of the Foundation Board is comprised of Kim Nunley, Foundation Chair, Managing Partner at Grant Thornton LLP; Terry Horn, Vice President, Corporate Secretary and Acting Chief Financial Officer of PNM; Carol Mayo Cochran, Treasurer and Chair of the Finance Committee, Principal REDW The Rogoff Firm; Elizabeth Roussos, Secretary, Global Collections Analyst and Vice President at Citigroup; Kathy Sporing, Past Foundation Chair and Chair of the Recruiting and Nominating Committee, Regional Private Banking Manager, Wells Fargo Bank New Mexico; John Brown, Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee, Partner at Sandia Capital Partners LLC; and Daniel M. Sachs, Chair of the Advancement Committee, President and General Manager of Team Specialty Products Corporation.

The Anderson Schools Foundation Board is comprised of area business leaders who provide direction and support to the Anderson Schools of Management. In addition to serving in an advisory capacity to the Dean, the Board sponsors the annual Hall of Fame awards and generates resources for Andersonís nationally recognized programs in business education.


The Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico is dedicated to excellence in professional management education. At the Anderson School, faculty, staff, and students are committed to shaping the intellect and character of the next generation of business leaders, advancing the knowledge and practice of management, promoting economic development, and building a vibrant intellectual community that serves the highest and best interests of all our stakeholders.

The School was founded in 1947 and now offers more than a dozen concentrations at the BBA and MBA levels and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business in the top 20% of business schools in the nation. The School is funded by the State of New Mexico and further support is generated by The Anderson School of Management Foundation. For more information, the public can visit, email, or call (505) 277-6471.