Garrey E. and Katherine T. Carruthers Chair in Economic Development

  • 2020: Christopher Erickson (EASIB)
  • 2017-2018: Renewed: Richard Adkisson (EASIB)
  • 2014-2017: Richard Adkisson (EASIB)
  • 2008-2013: Renewed: Kevin Boberg
  • 2006: Kevin Boberg

Established in 2004 with a $500,000 gift from Dean Garrey E. Carruthers and Mrs. Katherine T. Carruthers and matching state funds of $1 million from the State of New Mexico. The chair will contribute to NMSU’s focus on economic and community development, and help recruit and retain faculty.



Garrey and Katherine Carruthers. (NMSU photo by Darren Phillips)