Annual Conference

 Yearly conference, alternating north and south state, featuring timely and important conversations and presentations for human resources administrators, professionals, principals, school board members and superintendents as part of the education profession. Sessions may include, but not be limited to, such topics as:

  • Labor Relations
  • Recruiting
  • HR Hiring Processes
  • Investigations
  • Staff Discipline
  • Legal
  • Substitutes
  • Benefits Processes
  • Leave
  • Allocation Processes
  • Background Checks
  • Evaluations

Members Only

Access to “Members Only” information including, but not limited to:

  • Membership Directory
  • Membership Contact Information
  • Conference Print Materials
  • Conference Recordings 
  • Job Postings
  • Survey Responses
  • Memos/Directives from PED regarding HR issues

State Information

Information from affiliate and related organizations including the:

  • New Mexico Coalition of Education Leaders
  • New Mexico State Legislature
  • New Mexico School Boards Association 


 Organizing your year: New Mexico HR timeline


National Information

 Information from national level HR conferences and newsletters:

  • American Association of School Personnel Administrators
  • Society for Human Resources Management

membership rates

 Thank you for your interest in NMSPA Membership! Our current rate structure is a bargain, but it will be increasing soon. Please see the information, below, for details.

Current Rate Structure

$25-Individual membership

$100-HR department of five (5) HR professionals

Future Rate Structure 

 While current rates have not changed for twenty years, after this year rates are expected to change commensurate to the goals and growth of the organization. 


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