Speaker Egolf Announces New Committee Chairs


SANTA FE – Today, on the first day of the 53rd Legislature, House Speaker Egolf announced committee chair appointments. Committee Chairs reside over committee hearings and assist the Speaker in moving bills through the legislative process. 

The Committee Chair positions are as follows:

House Education Committee

  • Chair Stephanie Garcia Richard (D-Los Alamos)
  • Vice Chair Andres Romero (D-Albuquerque)

House Appropriations & Finance Committee

  • Chair Patricia Lundstrom (D-Gallup)
  • Vice Chair George Dodge (D-Santa Rosa)

House Agriculture & Water Committee

  • Chair Bill Gomez (D-La Mesa)
  • Vice Chair Candie Sweetser (D-Deming)

House Business & Industry Committee

  • Chair Debbie Rodella (D-Espanola)
  • Vice Chair Patricio Ruiloba (D-Albuquerque)

House Consumer & Public Affairs Committee

  • Chair Eliseo Alcon (D-Milan)
  • Vice Chair Patricia Roybal Caballero (D-Albuquerque)

House Energy, Environment & Natural Resources Committee

  • Chair Matthew McQueen (D-Santa Fe)
  • Vice Chair Nathan Small (D-Las Cruces)

House Health and Human Services Committee

  • Chair Deborah Armstrong (D-Albuquerque)
  • Vice Chair Elizabeth Thomson (D-Albuquerque)

House Judiciary Committee

  • Chair Gail Chasey (D-Albuquerque)
  • Vice Chair Javier Martinez (D-Albuquerque)

House Labor & Economic Development Committee

  • Chair Bill McCamley (D-Mesilla)
  • Vice Chair Linda Trujillo (D-Santa Fe)

House Local Government, Elections, Land Grants and Cultural Affairs Committee

  • Chair Miguel Garcia (D-Albuquerque)
  • Vice Chair Daymon Ely (D-Corrales)

House State Government, Indian and Veterans Affairs Committee

  • Chair Georgene Louis (D-Albuquerque)
  • Vice Chair Rodolpho Martinez (D-Silver City)

House Taxation and Revenue Committee

  • Chair Jim Trujillo (D-Santa Fe)
  • Vice Chair Carl Trujillo (D-Santa Fe)

House Transportation, Public Works and Capital Improvements Committee

  • Chair Roberto Gonzales (D-Taos)
  • Vice Chair Antonio Maestas (D-Albuquerque)

House Enrolling & Engrossing A Committee

  • Chair Debra Sarinana (D-Albuquerque)          

House Enrolling & Engrossing B Committee

  • Chair Angelica Rubio (D-Las Cruces)

House Rules & Order of Business Committee

  • Chair Antonio Maestas (D-Albuquerque)
  • Vice Chair Debbie Armstrong (D-Albuquerque)

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