March 23, 2009 by University Communications NMSU News Center
Former Sen. Pete Domenici and Peyton Yates, former president of Yates Petroleum Corporation, spoke to students Friday, March 20, in a leadership course taught by Garrey Carruthers, dean of the College of Business and former New Mexico governor. NMSU is now home to the Domenici Institute. Its mission is to conduct public policy research, provide outreach with entrepreneurship and business incubation.
This year, Yates was named as NMSU’s first executive in residence, a position for those who are successful in the business world to help and mentor NMSU business students.