JROTC Staff

Name: LTC Michael O’Neil

Position: JROTC SAI

Phone Number: (575) 624-8120

Email: oneil@nmmi.edu

LTC Michael S. O’Neil, is a Retired United States Army Lieutenant Colonel.  LTC O’Neil is the Senior Army Instructor in the JROTC Department where he teaches the LET IV classes and oversees the department. He has been with New Mexico Military Institute for 25 years.  LTC O’Neil holds a Bachelors Degree BA and an Associate of Arts Degree AA. He is a native from Roswell, NM.

Name: SFC Jerry Mendez

Position: JROTC Instructor

Phone Number: (575) 624-8122

Email:mendez@nmmi.edu

SFC Jerry Mendez, is a Retired United State Army Sergeant First Class instructor in the JROTC department where he teaches the Leadership Education Training (LET) I Classes.  SFC Mendez served 26 and a half years in the Army National Guard.  He has four years of active duty activation, with one deployment overseas.  Graduated fro ENMU-Roswell in May of 1997, with an AA in University Studies with an emphasis in Education.  Graduated May 2006, with a BA in University Studies from ENMU-Portales, with the emphasis in Social Studies and a Minor in Bilingual Education.  Background in Military he worked as a First Line Supervisor, Platoon Sgt., Mechanic, Heavy Wheeled Operator, Security Police and gathered intelligence for National Security from a foreign country.  “I was born in Mexico, December 4, 1968; my family came across when I was five.  I am the only one out of seven children to graduate high school and attend college, and join the military.  I became a Citizen in September of 2006.  Retired from the Military May 7, 2017, at the rank of SFC.  I am married to my best friend Victoria we have seven children that we love and adore, we have seven grandchildren that we love and adore.

Name: Gloria L. Baum

Position: Administrative Assistant

Phone Number: (575) 624-8125

Email: jradmin@nmmi.edu

Gloria L. Baum is the JROTC Administrative Assistant.  She has been with New Mexico Military Institute for 5 years where she oversees the duties as the administrative assistant to the JROTC SAI and assists the JROTC instructors where needed.  Ms. Baum came from Oklahoma where she worked at Oklahoma State University with the 4-H State office.  She is a native from Las Cruces, NM.

Name: CSM Ronald Fabec

Position: JROTC Instructor

Phone Number: (575) 624-8119

Email: fabec@nmmi.edu

Command Sergeant Major (Retired) Fabec is an Instructor in the JROTC Department where he teaches LET II classes. He has been with the New Mexico Military Institute for seven years. CSM Fabec holds a Masters of Education M.Ed, a Bachelor of Fine Arts BFA, and a State of New Mexico Teaching License. He is a native of Euclid, Ohio.

Name: CSM Sammy Marquez

Position: JROTC Instructor

Phone Number: (575) 624-8121

Email: smarquez@nmmi.edu

CSM Marquez, is a Retired United State Army Command Sergeant Major instructor in the JROTC department where he teaches the Leadership Education Training (LET) I Classes.  CSM Marquez, is a native from Roswell, NM.

 

 

Sergeant Major (Retired) England is an Instructor in the JROTC Department where he teaches LET III classes.  He has served the cadets of New Mexico Military Institute for four years. SGM England has a Master of Science Degree in Leadership, as well as, a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music. He served in the US Army (Active and Reserve Components) as a Bandsman, Engineer, and Religious Affairs NCO, for over 34 years.  SGM England and his wife, Sandra, have been married for 38 years. They have four adult children and twelve grandchildren.