Board of Directors

The United Way of Southwest New Mexico is governed by a group of community volunteers who make up our Board of Directors.  These volunteers live and work in southwest New Mexico, and serve together as United Way’s primary decision makers.

The following committed individuals donate their time to improving our community through activities such as fund raising, planning and fund distribution by serving as the United Way of Southwest New Mexico Board of Directors:

Marianne Lappin-Board Chair
Roadrunner Claims Services, Inc./Retired

Jan Hertzsch-Board Treasurer

Jason Rodriguez
Tresco, Inc.

Brenda Alvarado
New Mexico Department of Health

Bruce Ashburn

Annette Barela
WestStar Bank

John Bittick
Dillard's Mesilla Valley