About Bill                               

Bill Tallman                                                                                            www.billtallman.com                                               williamtallman1@gmail.com / 505-702-6828

GOAL:                                                                                                      Make New Mexico government work for us, not the special interests.

EDUCATION:                                                                                          Masters of Public Administration: University of Cincinnati, 1972 Bachelor of Arts, Syracuse University, 1968

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:                                                            Deputy City Manager, Sante Fe, New Mexico; worked with 1,500 employees and a budget of $250,000,000. Created a performance budgeting program. Supervised information technology, fleet, building maintenance, risk management, emergency management, senior services and recreation.

City Manager for several medium-sized cities across the U.S. Managed thousands of city employees, implemented many cost-saving measures, built infrastructure and worked with businesses to grow jobs.

PERSONAL:                                                                                              Married to Becky, two grown children and three grandchildren

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES:                                                                 Roadrunner Food Bank, Board of Directors                                               Mid-Region (NM) Council of Governments, Public Involvement Committee                                                                                                 NM Aging & Long Term Services Dept., Volunteer Ombudsman Academy Hills Neighborhood Association, Vice President Bernalillo County Metro Court, Volunteer Mediator