Las Cruces Young Professional of the Month
Rebecca “Becky” Bolton is the general manager of the Las Cruces Convention Center.
Bolton grew up in Syracuse, N.Y., and went to school at the Florida State University, graduating with a degree in multinational business operations and marketing.
As a banquet server during college, she became interested in the events industry and began to pursue a career in the field. After graduating, she started working for Global Spectrum, a subsidiary of Comcast. Bolton has held various positions in five convention centers including the Las Cruces Convention Cetner, most recently at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Her favorite part of her job, she said, is the opportunity to help others grow in their careers. Bolton is a certified yoga instructor and said she enjoys hiking, skiing and traveling.