Our Staff

TCEDC has chosen to work on Community Based Economic Development through value-added and educational opportunities, providing assets and tools for the community that supports and protects the environment of this unique valley. It is with our most sincere and heartfelt appreciation of this community that we introduce to you the most current activities, programs, and projects of TCEDC “Supporting food, land and cultures of the peoples of Northern, New Mexico”.

Pati Martinson Executive Director / Co-Founder
Terrie Bad Hand Executive Director / Co-Founder
Mercedes RodriguezProgram Administrator / Business Consultant
Nathanael D. H. Jones Development/Outreach Coordinator
Midnite LujanVista Americorps Volunteer: Social Media Outreach
Ruth Gonzalez Office Receptionist

Our Board

Dan Barrone President (at-large) Town of Taos, Mayor
Tom Blankenhorn (Taos County) Taos County Commission Designate
Gabriel Romero, Vice-President (at-large) Taos County Commissioner
Reva Suazo (at-large) Tribal Realty Officer, Taos Pueblo
Richard Archuleta (Taos Pueblo) TP Designate Governor's Office
Pascualito Maestas (Town of Taos) Town Of Taos Council Designate
Trinidad Arguello, Secretary/Treasurer (at-large) Compostela Community & Family Cultural Institute
Terrie Bad Hand Executive Director / Co-Founder