The NMSU Office of Government and Community Relations represents New Mexico State University’s interests and priorities with the state legislature, federal government, and government agencies.  The office serves as liaison between the university and elected officials and government agencies.  This website will provide faculty, staff and students with information, background and updates on the University’s activities in regard to state and federal government.

NMSU Office of Government and Community Relations
Office email:

MSC 3GRD, P.O. Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
(575) 646-5909

Ricardo C. Rel, Assistant Vice President, Government and Community Relations
(575) 646-5909

Clayton Abbey, Director State Government Relations
(575) 646-3138

Aggie Oczon Saltman, Government Relations Specialist
(575) 646-9323

Lisa K. Butler, Senior Administrative Assistant
(575) 646-5909