Fourteen people have applied to fill the vacancy left by Doña Ana County Clerk Scott A. Krahling’s resignation, which takes effect Friday, Sept. 7, according a press release from the county.
The deadline to apply was Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 5 p.m.
The applicants are:
• Amanda Lopez Askin
• Shirley Baca
• Lindsey Bachman
• Dolores Connor
• Cheryl De Young
• Ronald James Fitzherbert
• Juan Antonio Fuentes
• Bealquin Bill Gomez
• Kelly O’Connell
• Eugenia ‘Gina’ Montoya Ortega
• Paul Ponce
• Jacob Portillo
• Maria E. Rodriguez
• Merrie Lee Soules
The Doña Ana County Board of Commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, in the Commission Chambers of the Doña Ana County Government Center for its first regular meeting of the month. The first agenda item is discussion of the process to fill the vacancy and, if appropriate, announce a selection.
Applicants who attend the meeting will be given a brief opportunity to address the commission during the discussion phase of the agenda item. Public input will also be allowed.
The meeting will be streamed live on the county’s website at www.donaanacounty.org.
See the application packets of the individual applicants here. The packet will also be included with the agenda, which will be posted to the county website late Friday, Sept. 7.