Harvey Yates Elected National Committeeman And National Delegates Elected At New Mexico GOP 2016 Quadrennial Convention

RPNM News:

ALBUQUERQUE – After months of planning, the Republican Party of New Mexico’s 2016 Quadrennial Convention Saturday at Sandia Resort & Casino was a huge success. The use of an electronic voting system meant that voting was organized, easy and efficient and results were tabulated in record time. 

Harvey Yates elected National Committeeman. Courtesy Photo

“Our months of planning this important event paid off,” said Republican Party of New Mexico Chairman Debbie Maestas. “I am overly pleased with the convention outcome, the advancement we made as a party today, and that we were able to complete the entire process in a shorter time than ever before. We have elected a great group of Republicans to send to our Republican National Convention and are excited to unite behind our nominee and focus on defeating Hillary Clinton.”

Former Republican Party of New Mexico Chairman Harvey Yates won the race for National Committeeman against incumbent Pat Rogers. National Committeewoman Rosie Tripp was re-elected without opposition. Rogers will attend the Republican National Convention as Yates’s term begins immediately after the National Convention has concluded.

Dr. Lisa Shin of Los Alamos elected delegate at large. Courtesy photo

Elected National Delegates to the 2016 Republican National Convention:


  • Phil Archuletta
  • Fernando C De Baca
  • Jonathan Gardner
  • Gov. Susana Martinez
  • Andrea Moore
  • Demesia Padilla
  • Rep. Steve Pearce
  • Lt. Gov. John Sanchez
  • Lisa Shin
  • Susan Throckmorton
  • Speaker Don Tripp
  • Allen Weh

Congressional District 1:

  • Cecilia C De Baca
  • John Rockwell III
  • Jordy Stern

Congressional District 2:

  • Francine Heckert
  • Cynthia Pearce
  • Jason Perry

Congressional District 3:

  • Samuel LeDoux
  • Patrick Lyons
  • Deborah Welker