2000 Hall of Fame

Julie A. Dill (’81)

Julie A. Dill received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from NMSU in 1981. She graduated summa cum laude, with a major in finance.

She is currently the Senior Vice President of Planning and Finance and Chief Financial Officer for Duke Energy International in Houston, Texas. She is responsible for all economic and strategic analysis, planning and all aspects of financial and management accounting and reporting for the international development and asset management unit of Duke Energy.

Before joining Duke in 1998, she worked in various areas of Shell Oil Company.

Julie Dill

Julie Dill

Ralph G. Torres (’67)

Ralph G. Torres received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from NMSU in 1967 and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Denver College of Law in 1970.

He is currently an Attorney at Law in Denver with expertise in employment and labor discrimination and administrative law. Since 1986 he has represented both claimants and management in state and federal courts in Colorado and before state and federal regulatory agencies.

He has worked previously for the Denver district office of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Mexican-American Legal Defense and Educational Fund and the Adams County Legal Aid Society.

Ralph G. Torres

Ralph G. Torres

W. Everett Crawford (’70)

W. Everett Crawford received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from NMSU in 1970.

He has worked in the banking and financial field for 29 years. He is currently the Executive Vice President of First National Bank and President and managing Officer of its Mesilla Branch.

Prior to his affiliation with First National in 1996, he spent 20 years at Citizens Bank of Las Cruces, serving eight years as President and Chief Executive Officer.

W. Everett Crawford

W. Everett Crawford