Southeastern New Mexico Economic Development District


Policy Committee Chairman Technical Committee Chairman
Wesley Hooper, Eddy County Louis Najar, City of Roswell
Policy Committee Vice-Chairman  Technical Committee Vice-Chairman
James Williams, City of Lovington Todd Randall, City of Hobbs
Local Government Policy Committee  Technical Committee
Chaves County Joe West, Road Operations Director Angelo Gurule, Road Tech Supervisor
Dexter Justin Powell, Fire Chief Adolpho Torres, Maint. Supervisor
Hagerman Cliff Waide, Mayor* Cliff Waide, Mayor*
Lake Arthur Ysidro Salazar, Mayor Ysidro Salazar, Mayor
Roswell Louis Najar, City Engineer Louis Najar, City Engineer
Eddy County Wes Hooper, Community Services Dir Ray Romero, Public Works Director
Artesia Aubrey Hobson, City Clerk/Treasurer Byron Landfair, Infrastructure Dir
Carlsbad Jeff Patterson, Planning Director Jason Burns, Project Administrator
Hope Rudy Sales, Public Works Director Sonia Carbajal, Village Clerk
Loving Pete Estrada, Mayor Manuel Garza, Clerk/Treasurer
Lea County Corey Needham, Asst County Mgr Bruce Reid, County Planner
Eunice Dr. Martin Moore, City Manager Dr. Martin Moore, City Manager
Hobbs Todd Randall, City Engineer Todd Randall, City Engineer
Jal Cheryl Chance, Mayor* Mauricio Valeriano, Police Chief
Lovington James Williams, City Manager Wyatt Duncan, Public Works Director
Tatum Marilyn Burns, Mayor Joe Garcia, Public Works Director
Lincoln County Dr. Lynn Willard, Commissioner Jeff Honeycutt, Road Superintendent
Capitan Jonathan LaMay, Streets Supervisor Jonathan LaMay, Streets Supervisor
Carrizozo Richard Hyatt, Mayor* Richard Hyatt, Mayor*
Corona William Weckwerth, Councilor William Hignight, Mayor
Ruidoso Ron Sena, Deputy Manager J.R. Baumann, Public Works Director
Ruidoso Downs Gary Williams, Mayor Dale Graham, Public Works Director
Otero County Steve Quappe, Road Superintendent Steve Quappe, Road Superintendent
Alamogordo Al Hernandez, City Commissioner Pending
Cloudcroft Jubal Hall, Public Works Supervisor Jubal Hall, Public Works Supervisor
Tularosa Robert Sainz, Trustee John Ray Telles, Trustee
Mescalero Apache Tribe Freddie Pacheco, Roads Director Joseph Morgan, Roads Asst. Director

*Denotes Chief Elected Official when an appointment(s) is pending. 


SERTPO is the Southeast Regional Transportation Planning Organization that consists of a Policy and Technical Committee.

Its members are local representatives appointed by their governing bodies within Chaves, Curry, De Baca, Eddy, Guadalupe (Town of Vaughn only), Lea, Lincoln, Otero and Roosevelt Counties.  NMDOT has contracted with SNMEDD for the purpose of conducting regional transportation planning within SNMEDD’s boundaries.


Frequency & Time

Meetings are scheduled by the Committees at the end of each meeting.

All meetings start at 10:00 a.m.


Bondurant Room

Roswell Public Library

301 N. Pennsylvania

Roswell, New Mexico 88201


Meeting Dates & Agendas

March 29, 2018

January 10, 2018

October 5, 2017

July 27, 2017

Meeting Agendas displayed once available.


Minutes are posted once they have been approved by the Policy Committee.

October 5, 2017

July 27, 2017

March 23, 2017

January 31, 2017

Minutes from prior years are available upon request.