New Mexico State Treasurer
|State Treasurer of New Mexico|
|Term length||Four years|
|First holder||Owen N. Marron|
|Website||State Treasurer of New Mexico|
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The State Treasurer of New Mexico is an elected constitutional officer in the executive branch serving as the Chief Elected Financial Officer of the state. The State Treasurer is elected to a four-year term and is able to serve up to two consecutive terms; more terms may be served after one full term has intervened.
List of State Treasurers
- Since the first state election was in an odd-numbered year (1911), the term lasted five years.
- Resigned on February 11, 1922.
- Appointed by Governor Mechem on May 31, 1922.
- Tenure in office ended in early 1923.
- Appointed by Governor Hinkle on May 7, 1923.
- Died on January 2, 1933.
- Appointed by Governor Seligman on January 7, 1933.
- Resigned on December 19, 1967.
- Appointed by Governor Cargo in January 1968.
- Resigned in December 1985.
- Appointed by Governor Anaya on December 12, 1985. First African-American elected to a New Mexico state executive office.
- Resigned on October 26, 2005.
- Appointed by Governor Richardson on November 7, 2005.
- Took office on December 15, 2006.
- State of New Mexico (July 2012). Kathryn A. Flynn, ed. 2012 Centennial Blue Book (PDF). Diana J. Duran. Office of the New Mexico Secretary of State. pp. 230–231.