About the Councilor
Email Councilor Trudy Jones: [email protected]
Committee Appointments for 2017
- Land Use, Planning & Zoning Committee, Chair
- Intergovernmental Legislative Relations
- Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority
- Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Government Commission
- Accountability in Government Oversight Committee, Alternate
- Community Schools
- Economic Development Action Account
Councilor Trudy Jones is the Albuquerque City Councilor for District 8 in Northeast Albuquerque. She was first elected in 2007, and has been re-elected twice in 2011 and 2015.
Since taking office Councilor Jones has remained committed to making the City a better place for its citizens, through fair and open government.
Councilor Jones has been a resident of District 8 since moving to Albuquerque and has been active in the community since the early 1980’s. She was a CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and received the prestigious Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) designation. She was a leading Real Estate Advisor at Grubb & Ellis|New Mexico in 1999 and 2000 and qualified for the National Circle of Excellence for Grubb & Ellis in 2000. The Commercial Association of Realtors New Mexico (CARNM) also named Councilor Jones Realtor of the Year in 2000. Selection of Realtor of the Year is based on community involvement, volunteerism in real estate organizations, and significant impact in the real estate community.
Also in 2000 the New Mexico Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties honored Councilor Jones as Real Estate Professional of the Year in recognition of her community volunteer work and achievements in commercial real estate. Councilor Jones was a member of several other real estate organizations, including National Association of Realtors (NAR), Realtors Association of New Mexico (RANM) and, Leasing Information Network (LIN), which she helped establish. She has served as President of CARNM, LIN, and the local CCIM chapter. Councilor Jones retired in December 2010 after a 30 year career as a Commercial Real Estate Broker and a Director at Maestas & Ward Commercial Real Estate.
Councilor Jones enjoys spending her time with family, in the garden and with her dog, Angel.