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About the Council

Council Members

The members of the Connect New Mexico Council are:

  • Kimball Sekaquaptewa, Pueblo Government Appointee (Interim Chair)
  • Luis Reyes, Speaker of the House Appointee (Interim Vice-Chair)
  • Raja Sambandam, Department of Information Technology
  • Alex Greenberg, Department of Economic Development Designee
  • Eli Guinnee, Department of Cultural Affairs Designee
  • Jeremy Lovato, Department of Transportation Designee
  • Joseph Navarreté, New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority Designee
  • Bogi Malecki, Department of Higher Education Designee
  • Ovidiu Viorica, Public Schools Facilities Authority Designee
  • Launa B. Waller, Minority House Floor Leader Appointee
  • Katherine Crociata, Senate President Pro Tempore Appointee
  • Steve L. Grey, Senate Minority Floor Leader Appointee
  • Jim R. Ruybal, Governor Appointee
  • Godfrey Enjady, Apache Government Appointee

Council Work Group Member Application

The Council has established these work groups:

  • Connect New Mexico Grant Program
  • Digital Equity & Inclusion
  • Mapping, Data & Evaluation
  • Regional Planning & Community Engagement
  • Tribal Working Group
  • Permits, Pole Attachments, Right-of Way

If you are interested in becoming a member of any of these groups, please send an e-mail to:

In the body of your e-mail, please include a brief statement of interest, including your experience relating to the work group’s mission.  Also, let us know how best to contact you about the status of your membership request.  The Council appreciates your interest.

News and Events Notifications by Email

You can subscribe to receive e-mail notification of Council news and events, including public meeting schedules by joining the NM DoIT Subscriber Alerts.  The subscriber page will ask for phone numbers and other information.  Because the Council will only send notices by e-mail, and will not use phone, text messaging or faxing, you do not need to provide a phone or fax number.

Resolution Documents

(list of CNMC resolution documents)


The Connect New Mexico Council meets monthly. You can attend these meetings online at this Zoom Link. Details and materials for each meeting are listed below.


20 July 2022 - 2:00 pm MDT - State Capital Building Room 307
15 June 2022 2:00 pm MDT - State Capital Building Room 309
18 May 2022 - 2:00 pm MDT - State Capital Building Room 311
20 April 2022 - 2:00 pm MST - Virtual
16 March 2022 - 2:00 pm MST - Virtual
18 February 2022 - 4:00 pm MST - Virtual
14 January 2022 - 4:00 pm MST - Virtual