Carlos Arzabal has served on the Mesilla Board of Trustees for five years, previously serving on the town’s Planning & Zoning Commission. Arzabal is a school teacher and a coach, and also served four years in the United States Navy. He plans to help the Town of Mesilla by continuing to listen to the residents of Mesilla, and has actively done so by going door-to-door to listen. “My passion for Mesilla runs deep, but my passion to serve the people of Mesilla runs further,” he says. Arzabal is a historic preservation supporter, and also supports agricultural land and open space. A lifelong Mesillero, Arzabal is married to Jannelle, and has a 9-year-old son, Isaiah.