ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Melissa Gonzalez has joined Delta Dental of New Mexico as the Small Group Sales Executive. Gonzalez previously worked at True Health New Mexico and New Mexico Health Connections. Her in-depth experience with individual and group insurance, as well as federal and state guidelines, makes her an invaluable member of the Delta Dental of New Mexico team.
Kristen Gamboa has joined the Village of Los Lunas as senior economic developer for the Community Development Department. Gamboa will serve as the project manager for economic development initiatives and will be responsible for communicating with existing and prospective business owners, landowners, developers and brokers. She will also promote the unique opportunities in the Village of Los Lunas, specifically in terms of incentives, redevelopment areas for housing and retail, the village’s economic development capacity, and future tourism plans. Gamboa previously was the director of business development and an economic development associate at New Mexico Partnership, as well as the business community organizer for OLÉ. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of New Mexico, a master’s degree from Grand Canyon University and a master’s degree from Ashford University.
Amelia Kloer has joined Modulus Architects Inc. as an architect intern. Kloer, a lifelong resident of Albuquerque, is a recent graduate of the School of Architecture & Planning at UNM.
Ricardo Gonzales has joined Montgomery & Andrews, P.A. as an associate. Gonzales was an associate editor of the New Mexico Historical Review. He has a master’s degree in the history of the U.S. West and a law degree, magna cum laude, both from UNM.