Henry Nemcik began as president and chief executive officer of the UNM Foundation on August 16, 2010, using his 30-years experience in higher education development to provide vision and leadership to the organization and to Changing Worlds: The Campaign for UNM. He holds two bachelor’s degrees and a master’s in public administration.
Mr. Nemcik successfully led two comprehensive campaigns before coming to the UNM Foundation. Prior to his arrival at UNM, he served as the vice president for development and alumni relations, as well as the president of the foundation at the University of Tennessee System from 2005 to 2010. The preceding 16 years Mr. Nemcik was the associate vice president for development and the campaign director at Texas A&M.