REC Association

The New Mexico Regional Educational Cooperatives work collectively to ensure every child in our state receives the services owed to them. CREC is one of ten regional education cooperatives serving designated geographic areas throughout the state of New Mexico. View our map to see the region served by each of the cooperatives.

REC Directors

REC directors in the governor’s cabinet conference room

New Mexico Regional Educational Cooperatives

Regional Education Cooperative #1
David Bowman
Executive Director
P: (505) 632.4300

Northwest Regional Education Cooperative #2
Valerie Trujillo
Executive Director
P: (575) 756.1274
F: (575) 756.1278

High Plains Regional Education Cooperative #3
Stephen Aguirre
Executive Director
P: (575) 445.7090
F: (575) 445.7663

Northeast Regional Education Cooperative #4
James Abreu
Ph.D, Executive Director
P: (505) 426.2262
F: (505) 454.1473

Central Region Educational Cooperative #5
Maria Jaramillo
Executive Director
P: (505) 889.3412
F: (505) 889.3422

Regional Education Cooperative #6
Scott McMath
Executive Director
P: (575) 562.4455
F: (575) 562.4460

Regional Education Cooperative #7
Cliff Burch
Executive Director
P: (575) 393.0755
F: (575) 393.0249

Pecos Valley Regional Education Cooperative #8
David Willden
Executive Director
P: (575) 748.6100
F: (575) 748.6101

Region #9 Education Cooperative
Bryan Dooley
Executive Director
P: (575) 257.2368
F: (575) 257.2141

Southwest Regional Education Cooperative #10
Vicki Chavez
Executive Director
P: (575) 546.5951
F: (575) 546.5994