Scenes From Wednesday’s Chamber Breakfast

State Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard speaking at Wednesday’s Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce Business Breakfast at UNM-LA. Rep. Garcia Richard briefed the gathering of business owners and managers on the upcoming Legislative Session. She explained that the Legislature’s interim committees meet between sessions to study a broad range of issues in preparation for the next legislative session. This next Legislative Session begins at noon Jan. 17 and runs through noon March 18. Photo by Ryn Herrmann

State Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard listens to questions and concerns from local business owners and managers during Wednesday’s business breakfast at UNM-LA. Photo by Ryn Herrmann

From left, LAPS Superintendent Dr. Kurt Steinhaus, Chamber Director Nancy Partridge and UNM-LA CEO Dr. Cynthia Rooney discuss the importance of the school bonds, the ballots for which will arrive in the mailboxes of Los Alamos County residents early next month. Photo by Ryn Herrmann

UNM-LA’s Laura Loy speaks to the group at Wednesday’s business breakfast. She is in charge of the mentorship program at the college, which pairs students with local businesses for a semester of hands-on work experience. Photo by Ryn Herrmann