4-21 ENMU briefs

New hires

• Jake Simmons will join the Department of Communicative Arts and Sciences as assistant professor of communication.

• Patty Saylor will join the Department of Health and Human Services as the new director of the social work program.

• Jason Vest has moved into a tenure-track appointment as assistant professor of voice.

• Michael Snipes has moved into a tenure-track appointment as assistant professor of economics.

• Elwyn Hulett will join the Department of Curriculum and Instruction.


Employee and Alumni briefs

• Brittany Nielsen has been nominated for a California Emmy, the most prestigious television award, by the Emmy Nominating Committee. She was the lead anchor/ reporter for two years at News 3 New Mexico.

• Anthony Garcia, former senior anchor/reporter and executive producer for News 3 New Mexico,