Gerald and Susan LaFont
Gerald & Susan LaFont have lived at TMR for 3 years. Gerald and Susan are local business owners of the Elephant Butte Inn and Elephant Butt Lake and RV Resort. Gerald’s Grandmother bought the first Hotel Conrad Hilton ever sold in San Antonio, NM. Gerald has followed his Grandmothers footsteps and is still in the Hotel business.
The Lafonts enjoy the Turtleback paths surrounding the community, the Rio Grande, and their own back yard for nature spots. They enjoy Elephant Butte lake and the Riverbend Hot Springs. When friends visit they entertain with golf at the Sierra del Rio Golf Course, boating on the lake, and a tour of Spaceport America. They enjoy dining at the Ivory Tusk Tavern & Restaurant, The Club, and The Brassie Bar.
Gerald is a Elephant Butte councilor and a member of the Airport Advisory Board. Susan is a member of the Elephant Butte Chamber of Commerce and the Sierra County Turism Board.