About Us

Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees Executive Committee:

Abdiel Ramirez, Senior Engineer, Comcast, Chair

Toni Hiley, CIA Museum Director Emeritus, Vice-Chair

Michael Rogholt, EVP / Regional President Southern New Mexico of Century Bank, Treasurer

Mark S. Benak, Chairman, Sandia Foundation, Secretary

Wayne Laslie, Past Chair

Board of Trustees:

Amanda Armenta, Principal Human Resources Business Partner, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM

Shander Bawden, Head Archivist for Georgia Tech Research Institute

Dennis Bence, Director of Nuclear Oversight, Palo Verde Generating Station

Dr. Sandra Biedron, Element Aero and the Center for Bright Beams

Dr. Robert Busch, Principal Lecturer Emeritus with the University of New Mexico

Aleli Colon, PhD Candidate and NBCT Educator with Albuquerque Public Schools

Jeffrey Conner, New Mexico Operations Director, Kansas City National Security Campus

Dayra Fallad-Mendoza, eLearnig Specialist at Los Alamos Laboratory

John Garrity, Director-Acquisition, Tracking & Pointing Systems with BlueHalo

Dr. Katrina Groth, Assistant Professor with the University of Maryland

Zabrina Johal, Senior Director of Strategic Development with General Atomics

Dr. Tim Koeth, Assistant Professor with University of Maryland

Dr. Chris Perfetti, Assistant Professor with the University of New Mexico

Andrew Schaaf, President, Mountain West Consulting

Robert Singer, Esq., Attorney with Keleher & Mcleod P.A.

Dr. John Stichman, Retired Executive Vice President & Deputy Laboratory Director of Sandia National Laboratories

Amanda Wyatt, Senior Audit Associate II, REDW LLC

Steve Young, Vice President for Nuclear and High Hazards Operations, Amentum


Hal Behl

James (Jim) Ferland

Dr. Gregg Franklin

Dr. Damon Giovanielli

Michael Hartshorne, MD

Judith Mead

Marcus Mims, CPA

Greg Morrison

John Shaw

Alison Schuler, Esq.

Pam Sullivan

Warner Talso

Director Emeritus:

Jim Walther

Honorary Trustees

Cynthia Kelly

Clay K. Perkins

Richard Rhodes

William Wabbersen

In Memoria

Jerry Adams

Pete Domenici

Dan Hardin

Charles Loeber

Doug Moody

Harry Mumma

Murray Gell-Mann