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. 


Brian Blalock, Secretary of the Children, Youth, and Families Department

Regina Chacon, for the Department of Public Safety

Kim Chavez Cook, for the Chief Public Defender

Kathyleen Kunkel, Secretary of Health

Tony Long, for the Attorney General

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

Alisha Tafoya-Lucero, Acting Secretary of Corrections 

Rick Tedrow, for the District Attorneys Association of New Mexico

Karen Trujillo, Secretary of Education

Lynn Trujillo, Secretary of Indian Affairs

Linda Freeman, New Mexico Sentencing Commission Executive Director

Douglas Carver, New Mexico Sentencing Commission Deputy Director

To Be Appointed:

Public member, board member of a victim's organization (Governor)

Mental health professional, member of association for treatment of sexual abusers (Governor)

Mental health professional, juvenile sex offender treatment specialist (Governor)

Member from Adult Probation & Parole Division with expertise in supervision of sex offenders (Governor)

Member from the law enforcement community (Governor)

Member from a civil liberties association (Governor)

Member from a faith-based organization (Governor)