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Dennis Tim Salazar was born and raised in the beautiful Española Valley and is
a member of the Salazar and Alarid families who have lived and have been
involved in community service for many years to the people of the Española
Valley. Councilor Salazar is married to Bernadette Rael-Salazar and they have
two sons, Tim IV and Joshua. Councilor Salazar is the son of Bennie Alarid
Salazar and the late Eutimio "Tim" Salazar III.
Salazar is a 1992 Graduate of Española Valley High School and attended Northern
New Mexico College with a focus on Political Science and Criminal Justice.
Councilor Salazar was first elected to the Española City Council in 2004 and is
currently serving his 4th consecutive term in office.
Salazar has served on many committees since being a member of the Council. He
has been Chairman of the Public Safety Committee and Community Service/Development
Committee in the past and has been a member of the Public Works Committee,
Finance Committee, Finance Board, New Mexico Drug Implementation Board and
E-911 Board. Councilor Salazar currently serves as the Chairman of the
Community Service/Development Committee, he also serves on the Public Safety
Committee. Councilor Salazar was appointed by Mayor Lucero to serve on the
North Central Regional Transit District (NCRTD) Board of Directors since 2012
and was elected by his fellow NCRTD Board of Directors to serve as the
Secretary/Treasurer since April, 2014.