Nick Blea demonstrates how retirement can be exciting and fulfilling.

As Nick Blea celebrates his 48th year in business, the founder and president of Lone Mountain Contracting finds the same passion for his work that he did in 1973. Recently, Blea has focused on developing Jubilee Los Lunas, New Mexico’s premier 55+ community. “Retirement shouldn’t equal boredom,” he says. “One of the most exciting things we’ve done at Jubilee is help vibrant, talented people to pursue their interests and showcase their gifts.” A Senior Olympian, active Rotarian, and grandfather of five, Blea demonstrates how retirement can be exciting and fulfilling.

Jubilee Los Lunas, Los Lunas; 505-866-1777. Lone Mountain Contracting, Bosque Farms; 877-246-1597.

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