Economic Development & Private Lending
John Brooks, Director of Commercial Lending, 505-992-9638
Responsible for New Markets Tax Credits and Other Commercial Lending Programs
Public Project Revolving Fund (PPRF) & Other Public Funding Programs
Zack Dillenback, Chief Lending Officer, 505-992-9616
Contact Zack for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Catron, Chaves, Dona Ana, Eddy, Grant, Hidalgo, Lea, Lincoln, Luna, Otero, Sierra, and Socorro
Carmela Manzari, Lending Officer, 505-992-9617
Contact Carmela for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Colfax, Curry, De Baca, Guadalupe, Harding, Mora, Quay, Rio Arriba, Roosevelt, San Miguel, Santa Fe, Taos and Union
Vince Lithgow, Lending Officer, 505-992-9615
Contact Vince for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Bernalillo, Cibola, Los Alamos, McKinley, San Juan, Sandoval, Torrance and Valencia
Maria Gallardo, Financial Analyst, 505-992-9622
Contact Maria with general questions or if a Lending Officer is unavailable.
Lisa Barela, Senior Administrative Assistant, 505-992-9632
Contact Lisa with general questions or if a Lending Officer is unavailable.
Secondary Contacts for Program & Policy Matters
Leslie Medina, Loan Closing Coordinator, 505-992-9643
Leslie provides overall leadership for the quality of NMFA’s loan processing services and works closely with the Lending Officers in closing loans
Angela Quintana, Senior Program Administrator, 505-992-9648
Contact Angela for any questions or concerns regarding the Water Trust Board or the Colonias Infrastructure Board.
Todd Johansen, Sr. Program Administrator, 505-992-9654
Contact Todd as well for any questions or concerns regarding the Drinking Water State Revolving Loan Fund.