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Last Updated: 11/09/06

Paula Carrillo, November Employee of the Month


Paula Carrillo



Financial Specialist for the Wildlife Management Division


Area of Responsibility:  

Purchasing, procurement, contracts, budget reconciliation, customer service, and anything else my boss asks of me!



Six hours in accounting and working towards an Associates in Business Administration at Santa Fe Community College, but I'm interested in possibly pursuing a wildlife biology degree!


Length of Service:  

2 years and 8 months.


Specialty or Interest:  

Boating, camping, swimming, hiking, and just spending time with my kids and family.    


Current Projects/Assignments:  

SHARE best describes it, paying bills, and Contracts, Contracts and more Contracts. I just returned from catching Desert Bighorn Sheep at Red Rock. Daily I am asked by the boss to produce miracles or solve un-solvable problems.


Best Thing About the Job:  

I get out of the office occasionally and do some field work, I work with the GREATEST people, and I have a variety of job duties so I'm NEVER, EVER bored.


Most Common Question People Have:  

Can I get a P.O.?



Sure, just give me a couple of hours to process it in SHARE!


Contact Information:  

Phone: 476-8037 E-mail:  


Other Important Information:

I worked at one other state agency (DOT) for my first 4 years with state government.   The very best agency to work for is Game and Fish! Hopefully I can spend the remaining 19 years of my career in state government here!