Meet the Team

For general information or questions, please contact the Rio Arriba County Extension Service at 505-685-4523 (Abiquiu) or 575-588-7423 (Tierra Amarilla).


SASC AES/CES


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Superintendent, Professor

Steve Guldan

Title: Superintendent and Professor (Dept. of Plant and Environmental Sciences)

Office Phone: 505-852-4241

Email: sguldan@nmsu.edu


Shengrui Yao
Professor (Dept. of Plant and Environmental Sciences) and Extension Fruit Specialist

Shengrui Yao

Title: Professor (Dept. of Plant and Environmental Sciences) and Extension Fruit Specialist

Office Phone: 505-852-4241

Email: yaos@nmsu.edu


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Agricultural Specialist

Del Jimenez

Title: Agricultural Specialist

Office Phone: 505-852-2668

Email: djimenez@nmsu.edu


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Administrative Assistant, Associate

Amanda Benavides

Title: Administrative Assistant, Associate

Office Phone: 505-852-2668

Email: msb6@nmsu.edu


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Administrative Assistant General

Elena Arellano

Title: Administrative Assistant General

Office Phone: 505-852-4241

Email: eare@nmsu.edu


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Editor

Adrienne Rosenberg

Title: Editor, Part Time

Office Phone: 505-852-4241

Email: arosen@nmsu.edu


Rob Heyduck
Senior Research Assistant

Rob Heyduck

Title: Associate Research Scientist

Office Phone: 505-852-4241

Email: rheyduck@nmsu.edu


Juan Lopez
Field Technician

Juan Lopez

Title: Field Technician, Part Time

Office Phone: 505-852-2937

Email: N/A


Albert Benavides
Farm Manager

Albert Benavides

Title: Farm Manager

Office Phone: 505-753-3405

Email: albjr@nmsu.edu


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