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From left: Ron Martinez and Lisa Apodaca were recently honored with a luncheon for their efforts in assisting and hiring individuals with disabilities. The local Division of Vocational Rehabilitation hosted the luncheon honoring Martinez and Apodaca. Apodaca is employed at the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute and Martinez is manager of the Lowes store on Mills Ave. Also pictured is Dr. Troy Jones, the New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute Executive Director/Hospital Administrator.