Jackie Baca was appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s Economic Advisory Council on Jan. 1, 2017. Baca is the president and chief executive officer of Bueno Foods based in Albuquerque, N. M. Bueno Foods, which has been owned and operated by the Baca family since its founding in 1951, produces New Mexican and Mexican style foods for restaurants and retail customers. Under Baca’s leadership, the company has expanded the distribution of their products throughout the United States.
Baca currently serves on the Board of Think New Mexico and has served on the Board of the Barelas Community Development Corporation. She also taught at the University of New Mexico’s Anderson School of Management.
Baca has a Bachelor in Political Science and a Master of Business Administration from the University of New Mexico.