Friday, the State Senate confirmed Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham’s five appointments to the University of New Mexico’s Board of Regents.
By unanimous vote, Kimberly Sanchez Rael, Sandra Begay, Robert Schwartz and Douglas Brown were confirmed as regents. Melissa Henry was unanimously confirmed as student regent.
Their terms begin immediately.
The remaining two spots on the board continue to be held by Robert Doughty and Marron Lee.