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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

    Fall 2016 Workshop Sponsors


NMFMA would like to thank the following sponsors of the Fall 2016 Workshop in Deming, NM:

All of our sponsors assisted with the cost of breaks throughout the workshop, the Wednesday night social, the Thursday 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.

    New CFMs


NMFMA recognizes CFMs who were recently certified by the NM CFM Program. Congratulations on passing the CFM exam proctored at the NMFMA Fall Workshop in Deming, NM on September 21, 2016:



Travis Atwell, CFM          Sierra County
Crystal Ball, CFM   

City of Lovington

Rocio Dominguez, CFM City of Las Cruces



                            2017 TADD Flyer
Here’s your chance to show off your talent, win cash and help
New Mexican’s with Flood Awareness and Disaster Preparedness
by creating a "Turn Around Don't Drawn" (TADD) poster.
Draw your poster showing why everyone should avoid crossing
where water is flowing and send it to :

Michele Truby-Tillen, CFM
209 S Oliver – Aztec, NM 87410

Entries must be in no later than NOVEMBER 16, 2016
For more information:

Open to all New Mexico 3th through 6th grade students, public, private,
parochial and home school. Cash prizes awarded to the class of entry
chosen for 1st place and cash prizes awarded to the 1st– 3rd place entries.
-   Use only 8.5 x 11 inch, white paper or poster board. Other sizes will
     not be judged.
-   Must be student’s original artwork. No syndicated or copyrighted    
    characters will be accepted. No computer aided or copy machine entries
    will be accepted.
-   Reproducibility of the artwork will be a factor in the judge’s decisions, so
    use contrasting and bright colors.
-   All entries become the property of the New Mexico Floodplain Managers 
    Association (NMFMA). The right to modify any poster for reproduction is 
- Attach entrant information on the back of artwork; upper right hand corner:
       *  Student Name                        *  School Name
       *  Grade                                     *  Teacher
       *  School Address                      *  School Phone Number
  From  Wendy Blackwell, CFM, State Hazard Mitigation Officer:  Recent changes here at the DHSEM Mitigation Program
 Check the info posted on 6-22-16 on the State of NM page under the blue "Other Agencies" tab.
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, AECOM,


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, AECOM,


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.