Departments and Divisions


Mission Statement:

The manager's office of Rio Arriba County directs and coordinates all county government operations as mandated by state, federal and local law. The office is steered by the Board of County Commissioners to provide responsible fiscal services and maintain efficient and beneficial operations offered to taxpayers.   

Services We Provide:
  • Prepare and present policy agenda items for the Board's consideration, implement policies adopted by the Board, and oversee and direct the operation of county departments.
  • Publicize all Commission meetings and events open to the public; create and maintain all County news; develop and respond to public relations issues (media and public inquiries).
  • Manager's staff represent the county at meetings of affiliated entities, generate and monitor capital projects, monitor contractor and consultant compliance. 
  • The Indigent Program Administrator is also located in the manager's office, although is a part of the Finance Department. Click here to contact Mrs. Sheila Vigil, Indigent Administrator. 

Our Administrative offices are located at:

Rio Arriba County Seat:

  State Rd. 162 #149 Pk. Rd

    Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575

Phone: (575) 588-7254    Fax (575) 588-7810

Espanola Rio Arriba County Annex Building:

    1122 N. Industrial Pk

    Espanola, NM 87532

Phone: (505) 753-2992    Fax: (505) 753-9397


Mr. Tomas Campos


Mr. David Trujillo                                              



Ms. Erika Martinez, Public Information Officer

Mr. Joe E. Lopez, Executive Assistant

Ms. Tracy Blea, Office Manager

Ms. Veronica Trujillo, Secretary 

Mrs. Kimberly Cordova, Interim Grants and Contracts Administrator/ Administrative Assistant I

Ms. Paula Valdez, Grants and Contracts Administrative Assistant II

Tierra Amarilla

Mrs. Rosemary Madrid, Administrative Assistant III