Folkman changes roles in New Mexico

Jim Folkman plans to leave his position as the executive VP of the Home Builders Association of Central New Mexico and take up an expanded role with the nonprofit Foundation for Building. 

The Foundation for Building oversees the Build Green New Mexico program.

The longtime New Mexico development figure plans to leave the home builders assocation in November. The HBA is currently recruiting a replacement.

Folkman began his career in the real estate development and construction business in 1974 as a carpenter for the Horizon Corp.