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
Zach 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.
Ron Cruz, Lending Officer, 505-992-9642
Contact Ron for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Chavez, Curry, De Baca, Dona Ana, Eddy, Grant, Hidalgo, Lea, Lincoln, Luna, Otero, Roosevelt, and Sierra.
Joe Durr, Lending Officer, 505-992-9615
Contact Joe for questions regarding public entities in the following Counties: Bernalillo, Catron, Cibola, McKinley, Sandoval, San Juan, Socorro, 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, Director of Loan Operations, 505-992-9643
Leslie provides overall leadership for the quality of NMFA’s loan processing services and works closely with the Loan Officers in closing loans
Angela Quintana, Sr. Program Administrator, 505-992-9648
Contact Angela for any questions or concerns regarding the the Water Trust 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.