Aubrey Dunn, Commissioner of Public Lands
Aubrey Dunn is a native New Mexican and has been in agriculture and ranching his entire life. He is devoted to the conservation of our resources. He was raised on a small apple farm in the community of High Rolls near Cloudcroft, NM and graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in Animal Science. Aubrey worked for 25 years in the financial industry, including the last 10 of which was as CEO/President of First Federal Bank of New Mexico.
Aubrey and his wife, Robin, celebrated their 38th wedding anniversary this year along with the arrival of their third granddaughter. They ranch between Mountainair and Corano. Their three children all graduated from New Mexico State University. Their son, A. Blair Dunn, is an attorney and lives with his wife, Beky and daughter, Harper in Albuquerque. Their daughter, Dr. Jamie Dunn, practices optometry at UNM Hospital. Their youngest is Jed Dunn, a soil specialist with National Resources Conservation Service, who lives with his wife, Colleen and daughters Alannah and Amelia in Florida.