The New Mexico State University Board of Regents elected Pettigrew & Associates President and CEO, Debra P. Hicks, PE/LSI, as the new board chair for a one-year term.
Las Cruces, NM – March 30, 2016 – Debra P. Hicks, PE/LSI, was elected Chair of the Board of Regents of New Mexico State University during the board’s regular meeting on March 16, 2016. Her one-year term became effective immediately. An alumna of the University, Hicks is the owner of Pettigrew & Associates in Hobbs, NM, with over 32 years of experience in engineering and public service. Mrs. Hicks was appointed to the NMSU Board of Regents by Governor Susana Martinez in 2014 with her term expiring December 31, 2020.
“Our board is committed to educational quality and student success at New Mexico State University, “ said Hicks.