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Posted on: June 22, 2020

[ARCHIVED] JIC Notes June 22, 2020


Media contact: Catherine Zaharko, Doña Ana County 

575-525-5801 • 

OBJECTIVE: To streamline communication between local government agencies during the COVID-19 response. Partner organizations include city and county representatives, local hospitals, the Department of Health, jail and prison facilities, first responders, the Las Cruces Public School district, the Town of Mesilla, City of Anthony, City of Sunland Park and Village of Hatch. 

JIC members collaborate on a daily conference call at 10 a.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The notes compiled during that call are made available at and 

Regional updates: 

City of Anthony Chief Vanessa Ordoñez, Anthony Police Dept. Oscar Dominguez, City Manager Chief Ordonez-1100 am food distribution in Anthony. City employee testing (7:30 – 9:00) 

City of Sunland Park 

Capt. Dennis Schoen, Sunland Park Fire Capt Schoen – All personnel will return to work (PD) as of today. 

City of Las Cruces 

Jennifer Martinez 

Steve Ramirez Jennifer Martinez – sent link for drought/COVID fireworks restrictions. Will not have electric light parade, might have fireworks (working on safety plan), if possible 

Las Cruces Police / Las Cruces Fire Dan Trujillo – nothing to report 

Dan Trujillo 

Las Cruces Public Schools 

Samantha Lewis 

Kelly Jameson Kelly Jameson: Summer workout began, phase I started. Board meeting on Thursday, w/reentry plan. Aug 12 – School planning to start again 

Doña Ana County 

Catherine Zaharko 

Luce Rubio 

Jamie Michael Not available 

Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office 

Sgt. Robyn Gojkovich 

Robyn Gojkovich – nothing to report 

Doña Ana County Detention Center 

Capt. Bryan Baker Not available 

Village of Hatch 

Chief Tim Thornton, Hatch PD Chief Thornton – Nothing to report 

Town of Mesilla 

Dorothy Sellers Not available 

Memorial Medical Center 

Ryan Perkins Not available 

MountainView Regional Medical 


Ben Woods No update 

New Mexico State University 

Justin Bannister Not available 

New Mexico State University Police 

Deputy Chief Andrew Bowen Nothing to report 

Office of Emergency Management 

Cullen Combs 

Amanda Bowen Cullen Combs: Working existing process as planned 

Southern New Mexico Correctional 


Lt. Carlos Reyes

new-mexico-correctional-facility/ Not available 

State of NM Aging & Long-Term 


Andrea Ferrales-Nevarez, Ombudsman Program Nothing to report 

Mesilla Valley Regional Dispatch 


Hugo Costa, Executive Director Not available 

U.S. Border Patrol, El Paso Sector 

Officer Joseph Barron

borders/border-patrol-sectors/el-paso-sector-texas Due to staffing constraints, CBP will not be contributing daily updates to the Joint Information Center. Occasional messages will be passed along via email as necessary. 

NM Department of Health 

David Morgan Not available

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