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Margaret Ortega

Photo: Margaret Ortega

Director of Development

(505) 277-0817

Area/s of Responsibility

  • Donor identification, solicitation, and stewardship

Personal Statement:

Margaret has been with the UNM Foundation since 2001. She has served in different fund raising roles within the Office of Annual Giving. Most recently she served as the Associate Director of Annual Giving overseeing the direct marketing fundraising activities and the Cherry & Silver Society.

Margaret was born and raised in Albuquerque and is from the South Valley area. She’s a Class of 2000 alumna of UNM’s Communication and Journalism Department. Additionally, she also serves as a Fellow with the Office of Student Affairs under the leadership of Vice President of Student Affairs, Cheo Torres.

She and her husband Keith, an alum of UNM’s Economics Department, have an eight-year-old son and live on the west side in Albuquerque.

All student inquiries should be directed to or (505) 277-4621