Rebecca Avitia, Executive Director New Mexico Technology Council
Posted Feb 20, 2018
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Explore all the features of the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The NHCC combines a contemporary feel with old school traditions. Learn the history of NMCC with Executive Director, Rebecca Avitia.
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