Nate Duckett graduated from Farmington High School in 1996 and received a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology from the University of New Mexico in 2001.
A 12-year retail management career with Hastings Entertainment has been followed by an equally successful career in the insurance industry. Nate is an active member of our community having served 4 years as Farmington City Councilor in District 4 prior to being elected Mayor of Farmington in 2018. He is also a graduate of Leadership New Mexico, a board member for the Farmington Chamber of Commerce and Leadership San Juan, and coaches youth baseball and football.
Nate ran for elected office because he loves his community and believes his community needs and deserves honest, accountable leadership from those who are honored to serve. Nate’s wife Barbie is a registered nurse at San Juan Regional Center. The couple has a daughter, Hannah, and a son, Ethan and enjoys outdoor recreation, cooking, hanging out, and the Denver Broncos!