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Joseph Skeen's Biography
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Joseph 'Joe' R. Skeen
Wife: Mary Jones; 2 Children: Lisa, Mike
BS, Texas A&M University, 1950
Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1980-2002
Republican Nominee for Governor, 1974, 1978
Republican Nominee for Lieutenant Governor, 1970
Honorary Chair, New Mexico First
Chair, New Mexico Republican Party, 1962-1964
Owner, Skeen Buckhorn Ranch, 1952-present
Owner, Ruidoso Flying Service, 1971-1980
Air Force Reserve, 1949-1952
Soil/water Engineer, Zuni and Ramah Navajo Indian Reservation, 1951
Enlistee, United States Navy, 1945-1946
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Boy Scouts of America, Conquistadore Council
Member, Farm and Livestock Bureau
Member, New Mexico Cattle Growers Association
Member, New Mexico Farm and Livestock Bureau
Member, New Mexico Woolgrowers Association
Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars
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