Leadership Team

Norma GrijalvaNorma Grijalva
Chief Information Officer & Associate Vice President
Norma began her academic career by obtaining a Bachelors and Masters degree of Science in Electrical Engineering.  She then furthered her academics by earning her Interdisciplinary Doctorate in Educational Management and Development & Curriculum and Instruction.  She as more than 20 years of progressive experience managing IT services, delivery and improvements.




Randey BamfordRandey Bamford
Planning Officer/ Director of Student Technology & Planning
Randey attended college at NMSU and received a Bachelor’s in Biology.  He then received a Masters degree in English.

You’re a better man than I am, Gunga Din!
Rudyard Kipling



Dianna FryeDianna Frye
Business Affairs Officer
Dianna attended college at Western New Mexico University (WNMU) where she received a Bachelors in Business Accounting.  Dianna has been working for NMSU since October of 2006.

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Albert Einstein



Pamela JeffriesPamela Jeffries
Enterprise Application Service Director
Pam earned her BBA in Business Computer Systems and a minor in Economics. She has served in a variety of roles during her tenure with NMSU’s central IT organization including IT Manager, Financial Information Services, IT Assistant Director, Enterprise Application Services and most recently IT Assistant Director, Project Management Office.




Carlos LobatoCarlos Lobato
IT Compliance Officer
Carlos attended NMSU and received a Bachelors in accounting, a Bachelors Business Computer Systems, and a Masters in Business Administration.  Carlos has been working for NMSU since January 2012.

Trust, but verify
— Ronald Reagan


Piyasat NilkaewPiyasat Nilkaew

Telecommunication / Networking / Customer Support Director
Piyasat Nilkaew holds a B.S. (1996) and M.S. (1999) in Electrical and Computer Engineering from NMSU.  He started working at ICT as a student user assistant in 1992 and joined the ICT’s networking group as a professional staff in 1996.

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.
— Jimmy Johnson


John RobertsJohn Roberts
Chief Information Security Officer & IT Enterprise Director
Graduated from NMSU with a Bachelors in Computer Science and began employment with NMSU in 1991 as a Systems Programmer.

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
— Abraham Lincoln