Border Partners Personnel and advisors


Staff in Mexico

Juana Flores, Gardening Coordinator

Juana Lozoya Ortega, Gardening Coordinator

Gricelda Loya Loya, Education Center Coordinator

Juan Rascon, Palomas, Community Coordinator

Health Promotora Team

Juana Flores, Gricelda Loya, Victoria Ibarra, Aide Carreon, Ruendy Salinas

Staff in the USA

Peter Edmunds, General Manager (volunteer)

Polly Thomson Edmunds, Fundraising Coordinator (volunteer)

Billie Greenwood, Website Manager (volunteer)

Helena Day Myers, Gardening Coordinator (volunteer)

Kara Naber, Administrative Assistant


Anna Barraza, Deming, NM, USA

Elizabeth Burr, Deming, NM, USA

Paul Dulin, Hatch, NM, USA

Polly Thomson Edmunds, Deming, NM, USA

Helena Day Myers, Columbus, NM, USA

Mary White, Las Cruces, NM, USA


Tom Aageson, Santa Fe, NM, USA – Fundraising

Suzanne Booth Baraff, Pacific Palisades, CA, USA – Technology

Sheila Bjeltich, Columbus, NM, USA – Technology

Elizabeth Burr, Deming, NM, USA – Health

Don Farber, Columbus, NM, USA – Vehicle maintenance

Bill Knauss, Columbus, NM, USA – Biochar, engineering

Erin Ward, Las Cruces, NM, USA – water filtration issues


 ~Working Together ● Creating Opportunity ● Changing Lives~