Governing Board

Please email Mrs. Vaughn at if you are interested in attending AND speaking during the public comment section of our monthly meeting.

If you are interested in attending, please email and call Mrs. Vaughn at or 505-771-0555.
The Sunshine Portal is the official transparency and accountability portal for the New Mexico state government. This is your window into government spending, budgets, revenues, employees, contracts and more.


What is the Governing Board?

As per Section 22-5-4, NMSA 1978, governance council members are responsible for:

  • Developing educational policies
  • Employing a local superintendent
  • Reviewing and approving the school budget
  • Acquiring, leasing and disposing of property
  • Contract for the expenditure of money according to the Provisions of the NM Procurement Code
  • and more…

Prospective members should send a resume and letter of interest to

SABE Governing Board

Becky Torres


Brennan Divett

Vice President

Lisa Spangler

Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair

Mario X. Martinez