We are delighted to welcome new member Sherri Brueggemann to the Board of Directors of New Mexico Lawyers for the Arts. Sherri holds a Bachelors of University Studies from University of New Mexico with an emphasis in public art management and a Masters at UNM’s School of Public Administration. Sherri was a founding member of the Americans for the Arts Public Art Network (PAN) and served on the PAN Council from 2000-2002. She is also a former printmaker, special events coordinator, winery owner, cultural consultant and is currently a Professor of Practice at the University of New Mexico’s College of Fine Arts. She has served as a board member for numerous arts, cultural and civic non-profit organizations in the Southwest, including the New Mexico Route 66 Association and the Albuquerque Arts Alliance. Over the past 5 years she served on the Albuquerque/ Bernalillo County Arts & Cultural Industries Economic Impact Study, the ABQ Cultural Count Task Force, the New Mexico MainStreet Downtown Arts & Cultural District, and ACVB Cultural Directors’ Tourism Steering Committees. We are very pleased that Sherri has been willing to bring her many talents and skills to our Board and look forward to working with her on a broad array of projects. Thank you, Sherri, and Welcome!