Continental Divide Electric Cooperative

Continental Divide Electric serves 23,827 consumers living in Bernalillo, Cibola, McKinley, Sandoval and Valencia counties.

The company owns 3,973 miles of distribution line. It has invested $80.9 million to serve its members.

The board meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month; the annual meeting is April 29, 2017. The cooperative was incorporated on September 14, 1945 and energized in 1946.

Board of Trustees

Keith Gottlieb, President
Joe Hoskins, Vice President
Arsenio Salazar, Secretary-Treasurer/Director, NMRECA
Claudio Romero, Trustee/Director, Tri-State
Grant Clawson, Trustee
Lyle Adair, Trustee
Alex Griego, Trustee
Wes Malcom, Trustee
Alfred Saavedra, Trustee

Key Staff

Robert E. Castillo, Chief Executive Officer and General Manager
Corina Sandoval, Assistant General Manager
Mark Bahl, Manager of Operations
Mac Juarez, Member Services Manager
David Miller, Gallup District Manager
Jose Molina, Engineering Services Manager


900 N Gold
PO Box 631
Deming, NM 88031
Main: 505-546-8838
Toll-free: 800-950-2667
Fax: 505-546-3128
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