Department Listing

Contact information for City departments and offices.

General Questions

For general questions:

  • In Albuquerque, call 311
  • Outside Albuquerque, call 505-768-2000

City Organization Chart

Download: City of Albuquerque organization chart.

Contents: City Departments & Offices


Albuquerque Community Safety

View information about Albuquerque Community Safety.

Director: Mariela Ruiz-Angel ([email protected])

[email protected]

Animal Welfare Department

View information about Animal Welfare.

Director: Carolyn Ortega ([email protected])
8920 Lomas NE
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Telephone: 505-764-1123

Marketing Manager:
Desiree Cawley ([email protected]), 505-764-1164

Arts & Culture Department

View information about Arts & Culture.

Director: Dr. Shelle Sanchez ([email protected])
City-County Building - 6th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3556
Fax: 505-768-2846

Aviation Department

View information about Aviation.

Director: Nyika Allen ([email protected])
2200 Sunport SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Telephone: 505-244-7700
Fax: 505-842-4278

Sunport Media Line: 505-433-1286
Stephanie Kitts ([email protected])
Jonathan Small ([email protected])

City Clerk's Office

View information about City Clerk.

City Clerk: Ethan Watson ([email protected])
Plaza del Sol, 600 2nd NW, 7th floor
Telephone: 505-924-3650
Fax: 505-768-2845

City Council

View information about the City Council.

Council Director: Chris Melendrez ([email protected])
City-County Building - 9th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3100
Fax: 505-768-3227

Office of Civil Rights

View information about the Office of Civil Rights.

Managing Attorney/Director: Torri Jacobus
City-County Building - 3rd Floor
Telephone: 505-768-4595

Civilian Police Oversight Agency

View information about the Civilian Police Oversight Agency.

Executive Director: Edward Harness ([email protected])
Plaza Del Sol, 600 2nd NW, 8th Floor
Telephone: 505-924-3774
Fax: 505-924-3775

Office of Consumer Protection

View information about the Office of Consumer Protection.

Director: Mari Kempton
City-County Building - 3rd Floor
Telephone: 505-768-4596

Economic Development Department

View information about Economic Development.

Acting Director: Damian Lara ([email protected])
City-County Building - 11th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3270
Fax: 505-768-3280

Emergency Management Office

View information about Emergency Management.

Director: Roger Ebner ([email protected])
Address: 11510 Sunset Gardens SW, 87121-7758
Telephone: 505-244-8657
Fax: 505-352-8934

Environmental Health Department

View information about Environmental Health.

Acting Director: Mark DiMenna ([email protected])
City-County Building - 3rd Floor
Telephone: 505-768-2712
Fax: 505-768-2617

Office of Equity & Inclusion

View information about Equity & Inclusion.

Director: Michelle Melendez ([email protected])
City-County Building - 3rd Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3307

Family & Community Services Department

View information about Family and Community Services.

Director: Carol Pierce ([email protected])
City-County Building - 5th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-2860
Fax: 505-768-3204

Facilities Office Manager:
Debra Bazan ([email protected]), 505-768-2861

Finance & Administrative Services Department

View information about Finance and Administrative Services.

Executive Assistant to the Chief Financial Officer & Department Director​: Lisa Lopez ([email protected])
City-County Building - 11th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3396
Fax: 505-768-3581

Fire Rescue

View information about Albuquerque Fire Rescue.

Interim Fire Chief: Gene Gallegos
11500 Sunset Gardens SW
Albuquerque, NM 87121
Telephone: 505-768-9300
Fax: 505-768-9340

Public Information Officer:
Lt. Tom Ruiz ([email protected]), 505-934-1021

Human Resources Department

View information about Human Resources.

Director: Anthony Romero ([email protected])
City-County Building - 7th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3700
Fax: 505-768-3777

View information about employment verifications.

Inspector General's Office

View information about the Inspector General's Office.

Melissa R. Santistevan ([email protected])
City-County Building - 5th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3150

Internal Audit Office

View information about Internal Audit.

Nicole Kelley ([email protected])
City-County Building - 5th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3150
Fax: 505-768-3158

Legal Department

View information about the Legal Department.

City Attorney: Steve Aguilar
City-County Building - 4th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-4500
Fax: 505-768-4525

Management & Budget Office

View information about Management and Budget.

Director: Renee Martinez ([email protected])
City-County Building - 11th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-2975
Fax: 505-768-3301

Mayor's Office

View information about the Mayor's Office.

Deputy Director of Communications: Babaak Parcham ([email protected])
Director of Constituent Services:
Alan Armijo ([email protected])
Assistant to the Chief Administrative Officer:
William Burleigh ([email protected])
Assistant to the Chief of Staff: Kelley Maez ([email protected])
Assistant to the Chief Operations Officer: Leon Espinoza ([email protected])

City-County Building - 11th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3000
Fax: 505-768-3019

Municipal Development Department

View information about Municipal Development.

Director: Patrick Montoya ([email protected])
City-County Building - 7th Floor
Telephone: 505-768-3830
Fax: 505-768-2310

Public Information Officer:
Johnny Chandler ([email protected]), 505-768-3879

Parks & Recreation Department

View information about Parks and Recreation.

Director: David Simon ([email protected])
1801 4th NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: 505-768-5353
Fax: 505-768-5305

Public Information Officer:
Jessica Campbell ([email protected])

Planning Department

View information about Planning.

Interim Director: Alan Varela
600 2nd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: 505-924-3860
Fax: 505-924-3339

Public Information Officer:
Rick De Reyes ([email protected])

Police Department

View information about the Police Department.

Police Chief: Harold Medina ([email protected])
400 Roma NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: 505-768-2200
Fax: 505-768-2331

Public Information Officer:
505-768-3339

Senior Affairs Department

View information about Senior Affairs.

Director: Anna Sanchez
714 7th SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: 505-764-6469
Fax: 505-764-6455

Point of Contact:

  • Senior Information Line - 505-764-6400
  • Public Information Officer - Denise Parras ([email protected]), 505-764-1024

Solid Waste Management Department

View information about Solid Waste.

Director: Matthew Whelan ( [email protected])
4600 Edith NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Telephone: 505-761-8100
Fax: 505-761-8187

Public Information Officer:
Emily Moore ([email protected]), 505-761-8134

Technology & Innovation Department

View information about Technology and Innovation.

Director: Brian Osterloh ([email protected])
City-County Building - 2nd Floor
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Transit Department

View information about Transit.

Director: Danny Holcomb ([email protected])
Alvarado Transportation Center
100 1st SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: 505-724-3100
Fax: 505-724-3189

Transit Department Public Information Officer:
Lorena Sanchez ([email protected]), 505-724-3125 & 505-917-5751

View information about bus routes and schedules

Violence Intervention Program (VIP)

View information about the Violence Intervention Program (VIP).

Project Manager: Gerri Bachicha ([email protected])
2040 4th St NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Telephone: 505-768-4983

Public Information Officer:
Gilbert Gallegos 505-768-2200