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Strategic Enrollment Management

This Strategic Enrollment Management Plan fulfills the university’s second strategic goal of “establishing and implementing a strategic enrollment management plan that includes target enrollments, recruitment, and retention strategies for all academic degree programs and all locations” and therefore aligns with the university’s Vision 2020 Strategic Plan. The purpose of this strategic enrollment management plan is to guide our efforts in recruiting, enrolling, serving, retaining, and graduating a diverse student population in order to achieve strategic enrollment management while adhering to our core values.



SEM Plan Committee Members

Theresa Law, Interim VP of Strategic Enrollment Management

Maria Sena, Executive Administrative Assistant, VPSEM

Buddy Rivera, Center Director-Farmington

Jeanie Flood, Nursing Director/Associate Professor

Brandon Kempner, Interim Dean of Arts & Science

Jessica Hurtado, Director of Admissions

Benito Pacheco, Student Success Center Director

Leon Bustos, Interim Director of Highlands Undergraduate Enrichment Program

Sean Weaver, University Relations Director

Kimberly Blea, Dean of Students-Student Affairs

Lee Allard, Institutional Research Director

Joe Gieri, ITS Director

Adam Bustos, Purchasing Director

Kevin Ensor, Education Assistant Professor/Counseling

Jim Deisler, Interim Athletic Director

Yvette Wilkes, Housing Director

Gloria Gadsden, Associate Professor, Criminal Justice

Greg Martinez, Preventative Maintenance Manager Facilities

Susan Chavez, Financial Aid Director

Ernestine Clayton, International Education Center Director

Vacant, Native American Center Director

Michelle Bencomo, Student Relations Coordinator

Keith Tucker, Interim Dean of the School of Business

Patrick Wilson, Director of Online and Extended Learning

Vacant, Registrar

Stephanie Gonzales, Budget Director

Ben Villarreal, Assistant Professor, English & Philosophy

Tamlyn Crain, Graduate Student, Associated Students of New Mexico Highlands University

Rebecca Peoble, Undergraduate Student, Associated Students of New Mexico Highlands University

Tranquilino Hurtado, Interim Director, Career Services

Strategic Enrollment Management Plan Committee Minutes