Leadership New Mexico Announces 2009-2010 Board of Directors

STATEWIDE – Dick Smith, Owner of RLS Consulting in Clovis will continue his position with the Leadership New Mexico 2009-2010 Board of Directors.

Established in 1995, Leadership New Mexico has identified and enhanced leadership throughout New Mexico over the past fourteen years by providing a forum for participants to strengthen their knowledge of challenges and opportunities facing our state. Leadership New Mexico participants and alumni are from diverse ethnic, gender, regional and business backgrounds. With a strong focus on diversity, Leadership New Mexico continues to grow and touch all New Mexico’s communities, large and small. Currently there are over 700 participants from 64 communities across the state who have participated in the Core Program, the Local Government Leadership Program or the Connect New Mexico Program. Program participants include small business owners, educators, local officials and state and nonprofit leaders.

The Core Program is designed to expose participants to current critical issues facing the state and working towards solutions to these problems with acknowledged leaders in their respective fields.