Hannah Wood
State Director

H_WoodPicture.jpgHannah Wood earned her Master’s degree in Public Administration (2014) and Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and English (2011) from UNM. Hannah was a participant in Youth & Government (Y&G) from 2004-2006, serving in the Legislative, Judicial, and Executive branches. Since 2006, Hannah has returned as an alumni advisor, and was a founding member and President of the YMCA NM Youth & Government Alumni Association at UNM from 2008-2011. In addition to working with the Y&G students, and giving back to a program that has been life-changing to herself and so many others, Hannah enjoys spending time with her dogs.

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Michael G. Horanburg 
Former State Director, Esteemed Alum

Horanburg_Headshot.jpgMichael served as the Youth Governor of New Mexico Youth and Government in 2008-2009 from Eldorado High School, before graduating and heading to the University of New Mexico. He stayed involved with Youth and Government, the YMCA, and the alumni program in order to help continue growing the program. Michael served as State Director for Youth & Government from 2015-2020.

Along with his work with the YMCA, Michael has owned and operated a political consulting firm, served as a Policy Analyst for the Albuquerque City Council, and now works in politics again.