Institutional Finance


The Institutional Finance Division is responsible for reviewing and approving the operating budgets of publicly funded Higher Education Institutions in New Mexico. The Division is also responsible for developing the Higher Education funding formula and for confirming that the Higher Education Institutions comply with all financial reporting requirements.

The Division utilizes the “Institutional Finance Running Schedule” which provides dates that fiscal documentation and data are due as required by state statutes and regulations. In addition, the schedule identifies the HED Institutional Finance Division staff member specifically responsible for each requirement listed.


Finance Division Contacts

Director of Academic Finance | Dr. Harrison Rommel 


Senior Budget Analyst | Debbie Garcia


Data Analyst | Brittany Gutierrez


Financial Coordinator | Loretta Marquez


Institutional Auditor | Scott Eccles


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