Business Manager

Ruth attended CNM where she received her Associates Degree in Accounting and continues to further her education in Human Resources. She serves as NAPPR’s Business Manager. She was drawn to NAPPR because of their positive impact it has on children and their future and believes in it's mission. Ruth shares her passion for her work with her colleagues, taking on an approachable and friendly work ethic. Ruth believes it is vital that staff have peace of mind and support as employees. Ruth is originally from Taos, has four sisters and two children. She is very involved in fitness, likes to compete in running competitions, and enjoys being an active participant in her faith.


ED Administrative Assistant

Damon joined NAPPR in 2016 and has been a NAPPR volunteer since 2010. He has a B.A. in Secondary Education and a minor in theatre. He is currently a member of the inaugural M.A. Chicanx Studies cohort at the University of New Mexico. Damon sits on the NM Educational Theatre Association and GLSEN Albuquerque Boards where he works advocating for theatre arts education and creating equity for LGBTQ+ students.



Amanda Quintana is the NAPPR receptionist. She has over 8 years of experience in the clerical field. Amanda loves working face to face with people. She has worked in a similar field as NAPPR for 5 years. She will go above and beyond to provide that extra support for her team. Amanda has lived in Albuquerque all her life. Amanda has two children whom she loves spending time with every day. Amanda loves to cook and watch movies on her free time. She also enjoys music, writing, and art. Amanda’s dream is to travel and experience life! Amanda loves working for NAPPR and being a part of making a difference in our family’s lives.