The following is a list of the current Board of Trustees for the NMDHA. NMDHA represents the interests of over 1,300 dental hygienists in New Mexico. This board is elected in the fall of each year and serves a one-year term in most offices. The position of Secretary, Treasurer, and Delegate is a two-year commitment.
The Councils are appointed or re-appointed by the current President. If you are interested in serving your profession, please contact the current President. We are always happy to see new faces and get input on keeping our profession at the forefront of oral healthcare in New Mexico.
Questions or comments for any Board member can be directed to the President, who will forward your email to the intended Board member.
|Immediate Past-president||Cindy Vigil|
|President Elect||Valoree Althoff|
|Delegate Chair||Rebecca Sanchez|
|Alternate Delegate||Valoree Althoff|
|High Desert||Mary Kaye Vigil|
|Tres Rios||Rachel Bartley|
|ADHA District IX Trustee||Cynthia Baty|
|Education and Research||Kayla Gallegos|
|General Membership Meetings||Mary Kaye Vigil|
|Member Services||Jeannie Henley|
|Public Relations||Vivian Barker|
|Regulation and Practice||Barbara Posler|
|Social Media Manager||Vivian Barker|
|Website Manager||Vivian Barker|
|Committee Member||Kayla Gallegos|
|Committee Member||Maya Mascarenaz|
|HYPAC Chair||Erik Smith|
|HYPAC Treasurer||Pam Morris|
|NMDHA ADHA IOH Liaison||Kelly Valdez-Ayres|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Kitty Rivera|
To represent dental hygienists in continuing to improve the oral health of our community by being innovative in increasing access to quality oral healthcare.
To elevate the dental hygiene profession by promoting education, expanding the opportunities for practice, and enhancing access to quality oral healthcare.