The Finance Department provides fiscal compliance and accountability services in support of all of the District’s schools and departments. The department is responsible for maintaining a reliable system of internal controls, managing all financial processes and procedures and ensuring the accurate, timely and compliant management of all District financial resources. 

Finance Department Functional Units
  • Accounting
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Audit
  • Budget
  • Cash Management
  • Financial Reporting
  • Payroll & Employee Benefits
  • Procurement
  • Travel
  • Financial Records Retention
  • Courier & Fleet Services
Department Contact Information
Laura Garcia Director of Finance Ext. 1016
Crystal Hernandez Procurement Officer Ext. 1013
Lorina DeAnda Banking Specialist Ext. 1014
Liza Carrasco Finance Specialist Ext. 1023
Esmeralda Martinez Accounts Payable Specialist Ext. 1011
Jacque Ballew Finance Specialist Ext. 1015
Veronica Patrick Payroll Manager Ext. 1042
Trisha Gonzalez Travel & Audit Specialist Ext. 1012
Dezerae Cordova Accounts Receivable Specialist Ext. 1030

Office Information
408 N Canyon Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 234-3300