Partners and Representation

New Mexico Workforce Connection Southwestern Area encompasses seven counties: Catron County, Doña Ana County, Grant County, Hidalgo County, Luna County, Sierra County, and Socorro County. The following links are for the cities and counties represented by the New Mexico Workforce Connection Southwestern Area through workforce Region IV, Chief Elected Officials and mandated Southwestern Area Workforce Development Board members:

Catron County, New Mexico

City of Anthony, New Mexico

City of Bayard, New Mexico

City of Deming, New Mexico

City of Elephant Butte, New Mexico

City of Las Cruces, New Mexico

City of Lordsburg, New Mexico

City of Socorro, New Mexico

City of Sunland Park, New Mexico

City of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico

Doña Ana County, New Mexico

Grant County, New Mexico

Hidalgo County, New Mexico

Luna County, New Mexico

Reserve Village, New Mexico

Sierra County, New Mexico

Socorro County, New Mexico

Town of Hurley, New Mexico

Town of Mesilla, New Mexico

Town of Silver City, New Mexico

Village of Columbus, New Mexico

Village of Hatch, New Mexico

Village of Magdalena, New Mexico

Village of Santa Clara, New Mexico

Village of Williamsburg, New Mexico



There are many local agencies that partner together to provide a multitude of services to the residents of the southwestern region of New Mexico.

Click on a partner listed below to be directed to their website to learn more about that workforce partner and the services they provide.

Aging & Long-Term Services

Cobre Consolidated Schools

David L. Carrasco Job Corps Center

Department of Workforce Solutions

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

Doña Ana Community College

Gadsden Independent Schools

Goodwill Industries

Mesilla Valley Economic Development Alliance


Las Cruces Public Schools

New Mexico National Guard Youth Challenge Academy

New Mexico State University

New Mexico True Talent

SLStart New Mexico

South Central Regional Transit District

The Bridge of Southern New Mexico

Tresco, Inc.

University of New Mexico - Valencia

Western New Mexico University

Workforce Solutions Borderplex