Finance Department

The Finance Department serves the educational needs of the people of New Mexico by providing students and other constituents with knowledge and analytical skills in the areas of finance and business law, through programs of education, research and public service.
Approved Aug. 28, 2009.

Student organizations:
Association of Latino Professionals in Finance & Accounting (ALPFA)
Financial Management Association (NMSU FMA)
Gamma Iota Sigma (GIS)


Office: Business Complex
Room 222
Phone: 575.646.3201
Fax: 575.646.2820

Mailing Address

College of Business
Finance Department
ATTN: Individual’s name
MSC 3FIN, PO Box 30001
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001

Shipping Address

College of Business
Finance Department
Business Complex, Room 222
1320 East University Ave.
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001

Finance DepartmentLocation, Mailing & Shipping AddressesFinance
de Boyrie, Maria E.Professor, FinanceFinance
Clements DavidAssistant ProfessorFinance
Fortin, RichProfessor, Finance
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Groves, PaulaCollege Associate Professor, FinanceFinance
James, DanielCollege ProfessorFinance
Kealy, DwightCollege ProfessorFinance
Kerr, KimCollege Assistant ProfessorFinance
Martin, KennethDepartment Head
Professor, Finance
Graduate Certificate in Finance
Graduate Finance Minor
Oretskin, NancyProfessor EmeritusFinance
Pallares, BetoCollege ProfessorFinance
Query, TimChair, MSIG Chair-Insurance & Financial Services
Professor, Finance
Insurance Studies Program, Actuarial Science
Insurance & Financial Services Center (IFSC)
Rahman, ShofiqurAssistant ProfessorFinance
Sankaran, HarikumarChair, Stan Fulton Chair in Business
Professor, Finance
Smith, MariaAdmin AssistantFinance
Yildirim, CaglaAssistant ProfessorFinance