City of Albuquerque
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File #: EC-19-443   
Type: Executive Communication Status: Confirmed
File created: 8/5/2019 In control: City Council
Final action: 8/19/2019
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Mayor's Appointment of Mr. Bobby Ehrig to the Veterans and Military Affairs Advisory Board
Attachments: 1. EC-443


INTER-OFFICE MEMORANDUM June 6, 2019

TO: Klarissa Pen?a, President, City Council

FROM: Timothy M. Keller, Mayor

SUBJECT:
title
Mayor's Appointment of Mr. Bobby Ehrig to the Veterans and Military Affairs Advisory Board
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I am submitting for your advice and consent the following name for appointment to the
Veterans and Military Affairs Advisory Board in accordance with the City of Albuquerque
Resolution R-01-325, Enactment No. R-2001-141.


APPOINTEE NAME TERM

Mr. Bobby Ehrig September 2, 2022
13140 Central Ave SE
Suite 1A
Albuquerque, NM 87123

Mr. Ehrig is a 17-year retired Army Master Sargent. After serving multiple tours in Bosnia and Iraq, Ehrig was medically discharged in 2008 from severe combat injuries and has worked in the nonprofit field building programs supporting Veterans and their families throughout the country for over twelve years. He has extensive experience in advocacy, aging, homelessness, program development and capacity building for those in need. He was a key player in the passing of two state and two federal laws to support Veteran families, as well as the development of eight state programs that have developed thousands of Veteran families throughout Texas. He is currently the CEO of the VIC, the only Veteran nonprofit organization in New Mexico focused on helping homeless and at-risk Veterans and families since 2005.

A resident of District 8, Mr. Ehrig will fill a vacancy as an At Large member of the Board, and his first term will expire September 2, 2022.





The remaining members are:
Representing Name Term

1.
At Large
Mr. Brian D. Leen
09/02/2016
2.
At Large
Mr. Raymond Barrera, Jr.
09/02/2020
3.
At Large
Mr. Christopher Sedillo
09/02/2021
4.
At Large
Mr. Archie C. Garcia
09/02/2015
5.
At Lar...

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