Sex Offender Management Board

The core mission of the SOMB is to develop and recommend to the full commission best practices in the management and treatment of adult and juvenile sex offenders, while protecting current and preventing future victims of sex offenses. 


Daniel Barela, Adult Probation & Parole appointed by the Governor

James Brewster, Designee for the Secretary of Corrections

Regina Chacon, Designee for the Department of Public Safety

Kim Chavez Cook, Designee for the Chief Public Defender

Lynn Gallagher, Secretary of Health

Monique Jacobson, Secretary of the Children, Youth, and Families Department

Tony Long, Designee of the Attorney General

Glenn Metzger, Law Enforcement appointed by the Governor

Donna Richmond, Board Member of Victim’s Organization appointed by the Governor

Hon. Kea W. Riggs, Appointed by the District and Metropolitan Court Judge’s Association

Troy Rodgers, Medical Professional appointed by the Governor 

Aaron A. Rodriguez, Designee for the New Mexico Public Education Department

Christopher Ruszkowski, Secretary of Education

Suzette Shije, Acting Secretary of Indian Affairs

Rick Tedrow, Appointed by the District Attorneys Association of New Mexico        

Jose Villegas, Police Chaplain appointed by the Governor

Linda Freeman, New Mexico Sentencing Commission Executive Director

Douglas Carver, New Mexico Sentencing Commission Deputy Director