Membership & Staff


  • Angela "Spence" Pacheco, Chair
  • Bob Cleavall, NMSC Vice Chair
  • Neal A. Bowen, Ph.D., Behavioral Health Director
  • Kim Chavez Cook, Chief Appellate Defender
  • Jason Clack, Administrative Office of the Courts
  • Mark Donatelli, appointed by the Speaker of the House
  • Claire Harwell, appointed by the Governor
  • Brady Horn, Ph.D., appointed by the NM Supreme Court
  • Anne Kelly, Office of the Attorney General
  • April Land, UNM School of Law
  • Michael Lilley, appointed by the Senate President Pro Tem
  • Nina Safier, appointed by the Governor
  • David Schmidt, appointed by the Senate President Pro Tem
  • Alisha Tafoya Lucero, Secretary of Corrections
  • Clint Wellborn, Administrative Office of the District Attorneys
  • Linda Freeman, New Mexico Sentencing Commission Executive Director
  • Douglas Carver, New Mexico Sentencing Commission Deputy Director