New Mexico operations shared services manager Freeport-McMoRan Bayard As a leader, who are you inspired by?
I am inspired by individuals who don’t necessarily have the official title but are nonetheless viewed as a leader by their peers.
What do you consider to be the top issue or concern facing New Mexico today? Why?
If I have to pick one, it’s education. Education is the fundamental catalyst for improving our economy and retaining the best and brightest people in our state.
What do you consider to be the state’s top accomplishment in the past 5 years? Why?
Encouraging expansion of the Santa Teresa business complex. This is a sustainable initiative that adds tremendous value to our economy.