Northern New Mexico Chapter of ARMA Board of Directors

President

Karen M Payne
IMERGE Consulting
e-mail: karen.payne@imergeconsult.com

Karen Payne, CRM, has been an ARMA member since 1990 and worked in information governance (IG) as a corporate Records Manager and as a self-employed consultant for over 25 years. Both prior to and since joining IMERGE, Karen has worked with clients in both the public and private sectors. Karen has a BA from East Carolina University and an MBA from Wake Forest University. She has served as VP-Membership, Milwaukee; VP-Membership, ARMA-Rio Grande; Membership Director, NNMARMA; and has been President since July 2015.  She is a Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) and is active as a volunteer in local organizations.

Vice President

Geoff Kelly
Iron Mountain
e-mail: geoff.kelly@ironmountain.com

Geoff Kelly is the District Manager for Iron Mountain.  Based in Austin, Texas, Geoff travels throughout the Southwest. He began at Iron Mountain in  1994 as an Account Manager, and has been an Operations Manager, General Manager, Shredding Services Manager, Vice President, and Director of Facilities and Compliance before his current position. While with the company he has worked in Albuquerque, Los Angeles, San Diego and Chicago. Geoff received his BS in Business Administration and Management from California State Polytechnic University—Pomona. He has been an ARMA member for more than 20 years with several chapters in the Southwest.

Treasurer

Margo E. Young
New Mexico State University
e-mail: margo.e.young@gmail.com

Margo Young moved to New Mexico in 2017. She has been a member of ARMA for more than 15 years, serving as Education Director in the Greater Los Angeles Chapter and more recently as Treasurer and then President of the Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Chapter. Margo earned her CRM in 2007 and her IGP in 2015. She has worked in both government and energy and is a Senior Systems Analyst in the Records Management and Retention Office at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces.

Secretary

Julie Filatoff
New Mexico State Treasurer
e-mail: julie.filatoff@state.nm.us

Julie Filatoff is the Executive Assistant to the New Mexico State Treasurer. Prior to working at the State Treasurer’s Office, she was a Marketing Coordinator for several engineering firms, a role that requires extreme organizational and recordkeeping skills. She joined ARMA in 2016. Julie has a BA from California State University, Long Beach, in art and marketing. She has served on the boards of several non-profit arts organizations.

Membership Director

Blaire Frances Murray
Iron Mountain
e-mail: blaire.murray@ironmountain.com

Blaire Murray is an Operations Supervisor for Iron Mountain located in Carlsbad, New Mexico. She began her RIM career in 2012 as a Records Clerk after receiving her BBA from the University of North Florida. She is currently pursuing her MLIS from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She became a Certified Records Analyst this year and has been a member of ARMA since 2017.