Meet Our Directors


Patricia Knighten

Director (Board election - 2019)

Patricia M. Knighten, Principal Consultant with PK Strategic Development Consulting, has joined the NM Veterans Integration Center Board of Directors. Knighten will share over 35 years of professional experience in business development and technology management, and years of service on industry association and chamber of commerce boards. While she has never served as active military, she has life-long ties to the Air Force Logistics Enterprise as the daughter of Lt. Gen. Leo Marquez, known throughout the logistics community as the ‘Godfather of Aircraft Maintenance’. Ms. Knighten proudly serves her Air Force community as a Team Kirtland Wingman, and Board of Advisors for the National Logistics Officers Association. Through her service to NM VIC, she can extend that care and service to all New Mexico military veterans, particular those in need.