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
Carmela Manzari, Lending Officer, 505-992-9617
Contact Carmela for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Colfax, Guadalupe, Harding, Los Alamos, Mora, Quay, Rio Arriba, San Miguel, Santa Fe, Taos and Union
Lalleh Dayeny, Lending Officer, 505-992-9614
Contact Lalleh for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Bernalillo, Catron, Cibola, Grant, McKinley, Sandoval, San Juan, Sierra, Socorro, Torrance and Valencia
Ron Cruz, Lending Officer, 505-992-9642
Contact Ron for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Chavez, Curry, De Baca, Doña Ana, Eddy, Hidalgo, Lea, Lincoln, Luna, Otero and Roosevelt
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.os Alamos,