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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

   The Spring 2015 workshop will be held on April 14 to 17, 2015 in Albuquerque at the MCM Elegante.  Curtis Cherne, 505-924-3986, is the Conference Director, and Loretta Hatch, 505-869-2358, , and Rigel Rucker, , are co-Program Directors.  Please let Loretta or Rigel know if you would like to make a presentation at our Spring workshop.  Click HERE for the registration page.

         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. 

    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 2014 Workshop at Elephant Butte on October 15, 2014:



Johnny Montiel, CFM          Roosevelt County
Joseph Benney, CFM   

Town of Bernalillo

Maria Martinez-Encinias, CFM Sandoval County
Robbie Travis, CFM  City of T or C



    Fall 2014 Workshop Sponsors


NMFMA would like to thank the following sponsors of the Fall 2014 Workshop in Elephant Butte, NM.  Souder, Miller & Associates sponsored the Wednesday night Social at the Elephant Butte Inn..  All of our sponsors assisted with the cost of breaks and the luncheon and dinner social that we all enjoyed during the conference.  Thank you for your generosity and continuing support of NMFMA.  Click HERE to see the Sponsorship Brochure.

                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.


The Fall 2015 workshop will be held on October 6 to 9 in Ruidoso at the Ruidoso Convention Center.  Curt Temple, 575-258-5934, is the Conference Director.

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.

    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 


    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.