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New Mexico Floodplain Managers Association
PO Box 3924 - Roswell, NM 88202- 575-937-1691

Hatch, NM
June, 2006

Ruidoso, NM
July, 2008

Ruidoso, NM
July, 2008

Alamogordo, NM  
June, 2006

Alamogordo, NM  
June, 2006

    New CFMs


NMFMA recognizes CFMs who were recently certified by the NM CFM Program. Congratulations on passing the CFM exam proctored at the FEMA 273 Course in Las Cruces, NM on December 18, 2015:



Soamiya Ahmed, CFM          City of Santa Fe
Matthew Clark, CFM   

City of Alamogordo

Louis Fineberg, CFM Town of Taos
Tambri Hunteman, CFM  Dona Ana County Flood Commission
Jacob Kidd, CFM
City of Las Cruces
Anthony Levine, CFM
City of Las Cruces
Heather McDaniel, CFM Souder Miller & Associates
Donna Sanchez, CFM Sierra County



    Fall 2015 Workshop Sponsors


NMFMA would like to thank the following sponsors of the Fall 2015 Workshop in Ruidoso, NM:

Souder, Miller & Associates again expressed their support for NMFMA by sponsoring the Wednesday night Social at the Ruidoso Convention Center.  The social, as always, was a great opportunity to visit with old friends and network with others who work in the field of floodplain management.  All of our sponsors assisted with the cost of breaks throughout the workshop, the Wednesday business luncheon and the Thursday night dinner.  Thanks to all of our sponsors for your generosity and continuing support of NMFMA.  Click HERE to see the Sponsorship Brochure.


The Spring 2016 workshop will be held April 12-15 at the Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder Casino. Joe Barela, 505-204-2265,  is the Conference Director. Sean O'Melveny, 505-855-7481, is the Program Director for the non-technical track, and Eric Nemeth, 505-855-7417, is the Program Director for the technical track on Thursday.  Let Sean or Eric know if you are interested in making a presentation.

The Fall 2016 workshop will be held in Deming September 20-23.  Phil Butz, 575-544-6603, is the Conference Director.  Nicole Friedt, 505-817-5329, is the Program Director.  More information will be added as we get closer to the workshop.

To see presentations from past conferences, go to the Committees tab and click on the Conference Committee page.  You must be an active member to access these presentations.

    The Conference Committee survey on conferences
Members attending the Fall workshop in Elephant Butte filled out a survey about upcoming conferences.  The questions and results are listed in the Membership Survey Results.

    NMFMA Committees



Conference Committee


Purpose:    To plan and produce semi-annual workshops for New Mexico

                    floodplain managers and others.

Chair:    Mike Czosnek, CFM, City of Socorro 


Our Conference Committee Page contains important information about past, present, and future conferences.


GIS Committee   


Purpose:    To make GIS more available to NMFMA members

                    and communities throughout the State.

Chair:    Eric Nemeth, CFM, URS Corporation,


Our GIS Committee Page contains interesting tidbits from the worlds of GIS and is updated regularly.



Training and Education Committee


Purpose:  To develop training and education opportunities for floodplain managers and others.
Chair:    Jim DeAngelo, CFM, URS Corporation,


NMFMA is interested in developing more training opportunities for its members.  If you have ideas about training classes that can be given at our conferences/ workshops or as separate training events, please contact us.