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Board of Directors

  • President: Bob Mayberry, Artesia
  • Secretary: Don Sanders, Portales
  • Members
    • Caren Cowan, Albuquerque
    • Justin Knight, Logan
    • Colin McVaugh, Las Cruces
    • Bill West, Fort Sumner

NMAL Coordinator | Amanda Ball

Amanda Ball, Coordinator

Amanda Ball is the Coordinator of the New Mexico Agricultural Leadership program. A former Aggie and ACES alumna, Amanda earned degrees in Agricultural Business & Economics and Managerial Leadership from NMSU. As a student she was a President's Associate Scholar and awarded the College of Business Outstanding Senior distinction from the NMSU Alumni. She completed her Master of Public Affairs from the University of Missouri, with a certificate in Non-Profit Management.

Amanda previously worked in youth leadership development through FFA and 4H. She received a Missouri FFA Honorary State Degree in 2017 for her role as the Camp Leadership Director, and continues to facilitate leadership trainings and conferences. Her previous experience includes developing workshop curriculum, managing social media platforms, marketing and graphic design, and presenting at professional seminars.

If you are interested in having a presentation on our program or the need for agricultural leadership in New Mexico, please contact Amanda at 575-646-6691 or