New Mexico Chapter - Officers & Contacts

Advancing the Science and Technology of Materials, Interfaces, and Processing


Carter Hodges
Phone: 505-844-6262
E-mail: carter_hodges @

Vice Chair
Darin Leonhardt
Phone: 505-284-5563
E-mail: darin_leonhardt @

Randy Shul
Phone: 505-844-6126
E-mail: randy_shul @

Todd Bauer
Phone: 505-845-0086
E-mail: todd_bauer @

Past Chair 
Michael Brumbach
Phone: 505-377-0188
E-mail: michael_brumbach @

Executive Committee Members

One-half of the executive committee members are elected each Fall by the general Chapter membership, for a term which runs for 2 years, from January 1 to December 31. If you are a Chapter member and wish to run for the executive committee, please contact the Nominations and Elections Chair listed below.

Linnea K. Ista (06/01/2017 - 12/31/2019)
Phone: 505-277-6392
E-mail: linnea_ista @

Craig Nakakura (06/01/2017 - 12/31/2019)
E-mail: craig_nakakura @

Stefan Zollner (06/01/2017 - 12/31/2019)
Phone: 575-646-3831
E-mail: stefan_zollner @

Sanchari Chowdhury (01/01/2019 - 12/31/2020)
Phone: 575-835-5689
E-mail: sanchari_chowdhury @

Elizabeth Paisley (01/01/2019 - 12/31/2020)
Phone: 505-845-3611
E-mail: elizabeth_paisley @

david_henry (01/01/2019 - 12/31/2020)
E-mail: david_henry @

Committee Chairs

Committee Chairs are appointed by the Chapter Chair, with the approval of the Executive Committee. If you would like to serve as a Committee Chair, please contact the Chapter Chair listed above. If you would like to serve as a member on any particular committee, please contact the respective Committee Chair listed below.

Education Committee Chair 
V. Carter Hodges
Phone: 505-844-6262
E-mail: carter_hodges @

Scholarship & Award Chair
Craig Nakakura
Phone: 505-284-4756
E-mail: craig_nakakura @

Science & Engineering Fair Chair
Erica Douglas
Phone: 505-844-1674
E-mail: erica_douglas @

Short Course Program Chair
David P. Adams
Phone: 505-844-8317
E-mail: david_adams @

Vendor Show Program Chair
Guild Copeland
Phone: 505-284-2694
E-mail: guild_copeland @

Woody Weed
Phone: 505-845-9267
E-mail: woody_weed @

James A. (Tony) Ohlhausen
Phone: 505- 845-9510
E-mail: james_olhausen @

Student Chapter Mentor
Linnea Ista
Phone: 505-277-6392
E-mail: linnea_ista @

Local Events Coordinator
Amy Bauer