New Mexico Secretary of Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources

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The New Mexico Secretary of Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources is an appointed state executive position in the New Mexico state government.

As head of the Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department the Secretary is responsible for four goals of the department - make the state a leader in energy development, protect the environment, managing and growing sustainable forests and improving the state park system. [1]

Current officeholder

The current officeholder is John Bemis. He was appointed by Gov. Susana Martinez in 2011.

Authority

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Appointments

Under Section 9-5A-5 of the New Mexico Code, The secretary is appointed by the Governor with the consent of the Senate. [2]

Compensation

In 2010, the New Mexico Secretary of Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources was paid an estimated $133,280 according to the Council of State Governments.[3]

Click here to view a larger-scale image of the New Mexico Department of Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Organizational Chart as of March 2013.

Contact information

Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department
1220 South St. Francis Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone: (505) 476-3200
Fax: (505) 476-3220
Email: John.Bemis@state.nm.us

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