Who are we?

The Administration Department consists of the County Administrator, Administrative Assistant,  Human Resources Director and Emergency Manager.

The County Administrator works directly with the Board of County Commissioners assisting with the operation of the County and is responsible for all county departments, other than those of the other County elected officials.

The Human Resources Department provides personnel and benefits services to all County Departments and Elected Offices. Services include recruitment, selection and orientation; compensation and benefits; position classification; training; employee recognition; and a variety of other employee-related programs.

The Las Animas County Office of Emergency Management is the county's center for all-hazard emergency preparation, prevention, response and recovery.

The County Administration Team

Phone: 719-845-2562 Cell: 719 859-1600 FAX: 719 845-2598
Paula LuceroAdministrative
Phone: 719-845-2568 FAX: 719 845-2598
Kim ChavezHuman Resources/Emergency Manager/ADA
Phone: 719-845-2566 Cell: 719 859-0236 FAX: 719 846-4111

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200 E. 1st Street
Trinidad, CO 81082


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