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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 FLOOD SAFETY VIDEO FOR NEW MEXICO FROM NWS
 

    New CFMs

 

NMFMA recognizes CFMs who were recently certified by the NM CFM Program. Congratulations on passing the CFM exam proctored at the FEMA L273 Course given at the Bachechi Open Space Facility in Bernalillo County on May 15, 2015:

 

 

Lisa Hale-BlueEyes, CFM          City of Farmington
Christina Estrada, CFM   

Town of Estancia

Nathaniel Feddes, CFM Village of Los Lunas
John Lovato, CFM  Santa Fe County
Frances Medina, CFM
City of Grants
Amanda Melvin, CFM
Eddy County
Bonnie Pettee, CFM
Town of Edgewood
Burl Smith, CFM
Village of Angel Fire
Jess Weston, CFM
 Village of Los Lunas

 

 

  NMFMA WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES
 

The Fall 2015 workshop will be held October 6 to 9 in Ruidoso at the Ruidoso Convention Center.  Curt Temple, 575-258-5934, ctemple@lincolncountynm.gov is the Conference Director.  The Theme for the workshop is "Water, Paperwork and Floodplains-Back to the Basics".  If you would like to make a presentation at the workshop, please contact Curt.
 
  The conference hotel is The Lodge at Sierra Blanca, which is right across the parking lot from the Convention Center.  The number for reservations is 1-888-763-7969.  There are limited rooms, so make your reservation early.  Another hotel that is honoring special rates for NMFMA is the Hotel Ruidoso.  Their number for reservations is 1-866-734-5197.  For either hotel, be sure to ask for the NMFMA or Government rate.
 
The Spring 2016 workshop will be held April 12-15 at the Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder Casino. Joe Barela, 505-204-2265, joebengineering@msn.com  is the Conference Director.  Sean O'Melveny, 505-855-7500, sean.omelveny@urs.com is the Program Director for the non-technical track, and Eric Nemeth, 505-855-7417, eric.nemeth@aecom.com 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, phillipa.butz@state.nm.us is the Conference Director.  More information will be added as we get closer to the workshop.
 

To see Power Point versions of past conference presentations, go to the Committees tab and click on the Conference Committee page.  You must be an active member to access these presentations.

    Spring 2015 Workshop Sponsors

 

NMFMA would like to thank the following sponsors of the Spring 2015 Workshop in Albuquerque, NM:

   Souder, Miller & Associates again expressed their support for NMFMA by sponsoring the Wednesday night Social at the MCM Elegante hotel.  We all had a great night of networking and visiting with old friends at the social.  All of our sponsors assisted with the cost of breaks throughout the workshop and the Wednesday business luncheon and dinner social.  Thanks to all of our sponsors for your generosity and continuing support of NMFMA.  Click HERE to see the Sponsorship Brochure.
  
 
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         Register for on-line sessions with FEMA Region 6
 To help our State and Local partners, local Floodplain Administrators, and State Floodplain Management Association members better understand this Act and how it will affect their communities, FEMA Region 6 is offering on-line events using Adobe Connect on February 3 and 10. 
 
   
                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  mczosnek@socorronm.gov 

  

    GIS Committee   

 

Purpose:    To make GIS more available to NMFMA members

                    and communities throughout the State.

Chair:    Eric Nemeth, CFM, URS Corporation,  eric.nemeth@urs.com

 

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, jim.deangelo@urs.com

 

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. 

 

 

 


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