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CYFD Information

aboutCYFD

The New Mexico Children, Youth and Families Department provides an array of prevention, intervention, rehabilitative and after-care services to New Mexico children and their families.

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Special Programs

The Special Programs Unit falls within CYFD’s Juvenile Justice Services, as part of Field Services.  The Unit is tasked with staffing the New Mexico’s Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee, administering special initiatives, monitoring compliance to federal and state juvenile justice and delinquency prevention requirements, and managing funding for community programs.

Contact Information

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William Kearney

Special Programs Manager / JJ Specialist

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Cindy Varela

Grants Management, Unit Manager

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Samantha Rendon

Grants Management

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Louis Pacias

Grants Management

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Consuelo Garcia

Grants Management

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Patti Vowell

System Improvement Coordinator

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Bianca Padilla

Juvenile Justice Specialist

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Samantha Armendariz

 Compliance Monitor

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Jeffery Kolenda

Operations Research Analyst

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Jessica Reno

Operations Research Analyst

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