Governor announces New Mexico's top education officials
January 24, 2019 04:17 PM
SANTA FE, N.M. - Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has announced her appointments for New Mexico's Public Education Department.
Karen Trujillo has been named Public Education Secretary. Trujillo has more than two decades of experience in education both in teaching and professional development.
She received her bachelor's, master's and doctorate from New Mexico State University and is currently serving as the university's interim associate dean for research at the school's College of Education.
In addition to naming Trujillo as the PED secretary, Lujan Grisham named four deputy secretaries: Kara Bobroff, Tim Hand, Katarina "Kata" Sandoval, and Gwen Perea Warniment.
Gov. Lujan Grisham also appointed Pedro Noguera as a special advisor to the new PED secretary.
"I'm incredibly excited to introduce this dynamic lineup of experts and leaders who will be on the front lines of this state's transformation in public education," said Gov. Lujan Grisham.
Updated: January 24, 2019 04:17 PM
Created: January 24, 2019 10:40 AM
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