Sponsors of the Month

For the Month of March is
Mike Shiplet with Gordian

Upcoming Events

May 3

2019 IFMANM Spring Conference

Creating a Visionary Facility



MAY 3, 2019
"Creating a Visionary Facility"
(Details Coming Soon)
Meet Our Presenters
Norm Becker Kris Callori
Norm Becker, CLU
President and CEO of
New Mexico Mutual

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Maria Guy
Senior Partner
GIANT Worldwide

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Kris Callori
Founder of

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Susan Johnson
Melora Lager
Mark Reynolds
Associate Director
University of New Mexico IT

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Susan Johnson, LEED AP
FBT Architects

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Melora Lager
Founder of
Let It Be Yoga

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2018 - 2019        

Jim Lloyd, President, president@ifmanm.org
George Jimenez, Vice President, vicepresident@ifmanm.org
Diana Cordova, Treasure, (contact Maryhelen for info.)
Amy Townsley, Secretary, secretary@ifmanm.org
Tonya Smith, Membership Director, membershipdirector@ifmanm.org
Joe Craig, Program Director, programdirector@ifmanm.org
Maria Dion, Past President pastpresident@ifmanm.org
Marissa Oakeley, Marketing Chair, marketing@ifmanm.org
Maryhelen Pridham, Chapter Administrator newchapadmin@ifmanm.org
The energy of many people are needed for our Chapter to function. Would you like to get involved? Contact one of the Members above to learn more.


Our numbers are growing! We are proud that our ratio of Professional to Associate members is 75%:25%. We appreciate our Associate members, as they are in the field every day contacting facility managers. As you can see, many of our Associate members are helping the chapter to grow even more. Thank you for your support! For more information about membership in the New Mexico Chapter of IFMA, contact Tonya Smith


Visit:  www.ifma.org

Join IFMANM today.  It's quick and it's easy. 

 Individual benefits:

  • Local, global and industry-specific networking with a knowledgeable and supportive community of facility professionals.
  • Opportunities to hone your skills, broaden your expertise and heighten your credibility in all FM-related areas.
  • Opportunities to grow, both personally and professionally — earn recognition with an IFMA credential, get involved in association activities and contribute to the advancement of your profession.
  • Keep up-to-date with developments in your field.
  • Raise your professional profile as an FM dedicated to best-in-class facility management.


Company benefits:

  • See a noticeable improvement in the efficiency and productivity of your facility and FM team.
  • Identify facility strengths and weaknesses through benchmarking studies.
  • Best workplace practices, sustainability how-to guides and relevant FM training at your facility professional’s fingertips.
  • Heighten awareness of issues, trends and legislation affecting the workplace.
  • Reduce liability risks through an informed FM staff.
  • Reliable information on the latest product and service solutions to meet your diverse workplace needs.


Don't forget to join the New Mexico Chapter when registering.



The IFMA Spring Conference attracted 68 attendees and 21 sponsors to the Sandia Resort and Casino for a day of "Raising the Bar: Operational Excellence and Strategic Impact in Facility Management"

Our five speakers graced the conference hall with their perspectives on the topic. (If a speaker has  given permission to post their presentation you may click on their name to view the presentation)

John Freisinger: Keynote Speaker:  Management Lessons from Beneath the Beekeeper's Veil

Ted Ritter: Facilty Management Technology Essential for each Generation

Katie Snapp: Human Factors:  People Who Need People...Like Facilities People

Randy Sanchez:  Maintaining Relevance in a Competitive Retail Market

Al Sena : Navigating the Facilities Management Maze

Other conference highlights: Board President Maria Dion, provided a great acknowledgement of Peggy Baca for her work on the 2018 Conference and her committee members, Diana Cordova, Amy Lawler, Marissa Oakeley, Mary Anne Giangola, Dan Wacker and Maryhelen Pridham. Plus gifts and monetary prizes to lucky attendees were given throughout the day.

Attendees and Sponsors, we will be sending a brief survey for your feedback. For those of you who missed the conference, we hope to see you at a meeting soon!

Click here to view Conference Brochure