Contact SkillsUSA Management Team

State Office
SkillsUSA NM
1500 S. Ave K, Station 61
Portales, NM 88130
Fax 575-562-4064

State Director
Christine Phipps
christine.phipps@enmu.edu
Phone 575-650-4729

Business Manager
Gowan Hays
Gowan.hays@enmu.edu
575-562-2176

Advisor Mentor
Mary Anderson
mary.anderson@demingps.org

Conference Coordinator
Donna Trujillo
dtrujillo39@cnm.edu

State Officer Coordinator
Oscar Contreras
contrerasos@hobbsschools.net

SkillsUSA Board Members

Board Chair
Lupe Vasquez
lupe.vasquez@carlsbad.k12.nm.us

Business & Industry
Donna Vigil

Post-Secondary State President 
Marell Charley

High School State President
Johnathan Sarmiento

Post-Secondary Advisor to President 
Navajo Technical University Chapter Advisor

High School Advisor to President 
Hobbs Chapter Advisor

Member
Catherine Bass

Member
Chris Valenzuela

Member
Gary Garcia

Member
Dawna Ortega

Member
Eric Gomez

Member
Jason Hayes

Member
Jason Sievert

Member
Phelan Gavaldon

Member
Wade Matthews