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Dr. Laura Gutierrez Spencer – Director
Dr. Laura Gutierrez Spencer is a native nuevo mexicana. She grew up in Silver City. Dr. Spencer was a professor of Spanish Language, Latin American Literature and Chicano/a Literature before she took the position as director of Chicano Programs.
Erica Enriquez – Administrative Assistant
Ms. Enriquez has been with NMSU for eight years. Before working at Chicano Programs, she was with the Parking Department. She is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Information and Communication Technology.
Adan Delval- Program Coordinator
Mr. Delval is the Program Coordinator. He is currently pursuing a Masters in Public Administration. He was born in Chihuahua Mexico, and came to the U.S. at the age of 3. He graduated from high school in Deming and started at NMSU in 2006. As a student at NMSU he has remained very active in student organizations and the Hispanic Council. He served as the Vice-President, President, ASNMSU Rep, CDB Rep, UNIV 150 Peer Educator. He has received two internships, in addition he served as Executive Director of Media Relations with ASNMSU. Adan enjoys skiing and swimming. His favorite is German chocolate carrot cake.