The Executive Leadership Team

The Executive Leadership team at MVPHA set the highest standards for all MVPHA employees to follow. These standards are evident through MVPHA’s Code of Professional Conduct. Adherence to this Code is required and serves to ensure public confidence in the integrity and services of the MVPHA.

Juan Olvera, Executive Director

Lorena Rivera, Operations Director/Deputy Director

Maria Licon, Executive / HR Assistant

Elizabeth Garcia, Comptroller

Jaclyn Leyva, Housing Choice Voucher Program Manager

Lee Montague, Modernization and Maintenance Manager

Board of Commissioners

MVPHA is governed by a five-member Board of Commissioners, two of whom are appointed by the mayor of the City of Las Cruces and two of whom are appointed by the Board of Doña Ana County Commissioners. The fifth member of the MVPHA’s board is a public housing resident.

The Commissioners are appointed to staggered five-year terms and provide services without pay.

Felix C. Cordero, Vice Chairman

Marcos Montes, Chairman

Joseph Figueroa, Resident Commissioner