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Martin R. Esquivel

Position: Finance Chair

Finance Chair

Martin R. Esquivel

Martin R. Esquivel

District 4

District 4 Map 2013
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Contact Me:

Phone: (505) 880-3737
Email:
esquivel_m@aps.edu

Term Expires: 2015

Biography

Professional:

  • 2011-present, Attorney, Esquivel Law Firm
  • 2003-2011, Attorney/Shareholder, Narvaez Law Firm
  • 1993-2003, Attorney/Shareholder, Dines, Gross & Esquivel, PC.
  • 1989-1993, Attorney, Montgomery and Andrews, PA.

Education:

  • University of New Mexico, BA, Journalism 1986
  • University of New Mexico School of Law, JD. 1989

Organizations Present and Past:

  • Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education, 2007-Present
  • APS Board of Education President, 2009-10, 2010-2011
  • Chairman, APS Capital Outlay and Technology Committee, 2007-2009
  • Past Member and President, Zia Elementary PTA
  • Past Board Member and President, New Mexico Foundation for Open Government
  • Past Chair, Board of Editors, New Mexico State Bar
  • Past Chair, Trial Practice Section, New Mexico State Bar
  • Board Member and Past President, Bench-Bar-Media Committee
  • Member, League of Women Voters
  • Past Member, 2009 City of Albuquerque Charter Task Force
  • Past Member and Chair, City of Albuquerque Human Rights Board
  • Past Board Member, New Mexico Public School Insurance Authority
  • Past Member, National Hispanic Cultural Center Foundation
  • Past Member, PBJ Family Services Board
  • Past Member, University of New Mexico Alumni Board

Awards:

  • 2006 recipient, William S. Dixon First Amendment Freedom Award for Outstanding Work in Open Government – Law
  • 2007 recipient, Excellence in Education Award, Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce
  • Best Lawyers in America in First Amendment Law

Educational Philosophy

Schools in School Board District 4

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Middle Schools

High Schools

Schools of Choice and Alternative

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