Mahlon Love

Mahlon Love, Jr. is retired Executive Vice President, Bank of America; Former Chairman of the Board, Sunwest Bank of Sandoval County, N.A.; Former Director of Albuquerque National Bank: Former Director First NM Bank Shares Corp.; Former Director, Ranchers State, New Mexico.


Albuquerque High School; USN Class “A” Yeoman School, San Diego, California; USN Instructors School, New Orleans, Louisiana; USN Enlisted Classification School, New Orleans, Louisiana; Colorado Regional Graduate School of Banking; University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado; New Mexico State Police Academy.

Military Service:

USNR 1952-1964

Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army Senior

Memberships and Other Affiliations:

Military: Life Member, Association of the United States Army; Honorary USAF Pararescueman (Category A [Helicopter] Parachute Qualified).

Civic: Director and Treasurer, Middle Rio Grande Flood Control Association; Past President, Treasurer and Life Member, Board of Directors New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame; Director and Chairman of the Board, New Mexico Better Business Bureau, 1961, 1969, and 1977; Board of Directors and a founder of the Corporation for the Promotion of Rifle Practice and Firearm Safety-CMP; Past Chairman and Member, Kirtland Partnership Committee; Former Member, Board of Trustees, Lovelace Institutes for Medical Science and Research Planning and Audit Committees; Past President New Mexico Bankers Association; Past Chairman , Board of Trustees, and a Founder of New Mexico School of Banking; Former Member, Executive Council, Great Southwest District Boy Scouts of America Recipient of the Silver Beaver Award; Former Chairman, New Mexico State Police Board of Commissioners; Former Commissioner, New Mexico State Fair; Past Chairman, Board of Trustees, Colorado Regional Graduate School of Banking, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado; Former Chairman, Albuquerque Public Safety Advisory Board (Fire, Police, and Corrections ); Former Member, Board of Directors, Chaparral Council Girl Scouts of America; Member, Executive Committee and Former Member, Bernallillo County Metropolitan Criminal Justice Coordinating Council; Past Member, Board of Directors, Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce; Past President, Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce; Former New Mexico State Chairman for Multiple Sclerosis; Former Instructor, New Mexico State Police Academy; Qualified Deep Diver, Advanced Diver, Cave Diver, Night Diver, Ice Diver, Search and Recovery Diver, Licensed Pilot.

Marital Status:

Mr. Love and his wife, Beverly Ann, have one son.