SANTA FE – Justice Michael E. Vigil was sworn in today as Chief Justice of the New Mexico Supreme Court. He was elected to the position by his colleagues on the five-member court and will serve a term ending in April 2022. He succeeds Justice Judith K. Nakamura, who had served as Chief Justice since 2017.
New Mexico Human Services Department Sec. David R. Scrase M.D., Dr. Jason Mitchell, Chief Medical Officer at Presbyterian, and Dr. David Gonzales, Chief Medical Officer