Get Involved

Our Board of Directors

Max Thrasher– Chair
Mindi VanEvery – Treasurer
Paul Reinhardt– Secretary
John Nichols
Yasmin Denning
Debbie Maestas-Traynor

New Day is governed by an all-volunteer Board of Directors, and their monthly meetings are open to the public.

We invite you to attend our next Board Meeting. Meetings are held at New Day's Life Skills Academy, located at 2820 Ridgecrest Drive SE, 87108 (South of Gibson) every 4th Wednesday of every month.

Call 505-260-9912 for more information.

New Day's Board Members bring broad and focused knowledge from a range of key industries, leveraging this to support our programs' efficient functioning.  Members also make a meaningful and consistent commitment to the future of our agency and our mission, vision and values.


Want to Serve on our Board of Directors


Must meet the particular need for profession or skill set identified by the Board of Directors during its nominating process.
Must be willing to serve a minimum of 2 years.


Contact Steve Johnson, Executive Director at or 260-9912