NMBA Broadcaster of the Year

Broadcasters of the Year are awarded to individual or groups of individuals who have demonstrated an outstanding and exceptional contribution to the broadcast industry in New Mexico within the past calendar year. Through their work, the candidate must have demonstrated a deep commitment to the continued success of their station, the industry and/or the Association.

To nominate a candidate, submit a 500-word or less description of the candidate and the reasons for the nomination, as well as a letter of recommendation from a source other than the nominating source.


Bill Anderson


KRQE Media Group, Albuquerque
2018

David and Gillian Sutton


KRSN-AM, Los Alamos
2012

NMBA Membership


Member Stations, statewide
2011

Television Engineers


KOAT-TV, KRQE-TV, KOB-TV, KLUZ-TV, KNAT-TV, KWBQ-TV, Albuquerque
2010

Chuck Hammond


Clear Channel Radio, Albuquerque
2009

Mary Lynn Roper


KOAT-TV, Albuquerque
2008

Erick Steffens


KASA-TV, Albuquerque
2007

Bill Burt


KINN-AM, KYEE-FM, KZZX-FM, Alamogordo
2006

Matt Martinez


KNMX-AM / KMDZ-FM, Las Vegas
2005

Allen Lumeyer


Radio Las Cruces, Las Cruces
2004

Mike Burgess


KOB-TV, Albuquerque
2003

Gene Dow


KSVP-AM/KTZA-FM, Artesia
2002

Richard Garcia


KDCE-AM-KYBR-FM , Espanola
2002

Mike Langner


Citadel Communications, Albuquerque
2001

Steve Henderson


KOBF-TV , Farmington
2000

Mary Ellen Merrigan


EXCL Communications, Albuquerque
1999

Milt McConnell


Trumper Communications , Albuquerque
1998

John Dunn


KCKN-AM/KBCQ-FM , Roswell
1997

Jim Thompson


KRQE-TV , Albuquerque
1996

Ernie Mills


Dateline New Mexico, Santa Fe
1995

Hewel Jones


KWKA-AM/KTQM-FM , Clovis
1994

Bob Flotte


KPSA-AM/FM , Alamogordo
1993

Kenny Kendrick


KENN-AM/KRWN-FM, Farmington
1992

Art Schreiber


KQEO-AM/KMGA-FM , Albuquerque
1991

Darrell Burns


KRSN-AM/KNLA/FM , Los Alamos
1990

Mike Roberts


KOB-AM , Albuquerque
1989

Joe Carriere


KBIM-TV , Roswell
1988

Bruce Hebenstreit


KGGM-TV , Albuquerque
1987

Dave Herman


KOB-TV , Albuquerque
1986

Neil Baird


KCHS-AM , T or C
1985

Fred Sena


KVSF-AM/KNYN-FM , Santa Fe
1984

Dennis Mitchell


KFUN-AM/KLVF-FM , Las Vegas
1983

Jim Gober


KNDN-AM/KWYK-FM, Farmington
1982

Dave & Veri Button


KSVP-AM/KTZA-FM, Artesia
1981

Dick McKee


KRKE-AM, Albuquerque
1980

Jerry Danzinger


KOB-TV, Albuquerque
1979

Tom Dunn


KOB-AM, Albuquerque
1978

Wayne Phelps


KALG, Alamogordo
1977

Jerry Danzinger


KOB-TV, Albuquerque
1976

Ken Kendrick


KENN, Farmington
1975

George Johnson


KOB-TV, Albuquerque
1974

Tom Doyle


KOB-TV, Albuquerque
1972

John Burroughs


Burroughs Broadcasting,
1968

Pop Echols


KCLV, Clovis
1967