Roger Montoya of Moving Arts Espanola Celebrated As CNN Hero

image002.jpgRoger Montoya is known for many things in the community of Espanola and throughout Northern New Mexico, especially for his art, dance, gymnastics, being the Rio Arriba Community Liaison for United Way of Northern New Mexico, United Way of Northern New Mexico Rio Arriba Community Liaison Roger Montoya, being artistic director of Moving Arts Espanola. He is currently a moving force in the effort to establish a homeless shelter for men and women in Espanola. This week, his friends and associates throughout the region are celebration his recognition as a CNN Hero. CNN Hero is a television special created by CNN to honor individuals who make extraordinary contributions to humanitarian aid and make a difference in their communities. The program was started in 2007. To see the CNN video about Montoya, click on the following link. CNN Heroes . Courtesy photo