Montoya hired as school district's new financial officer

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Lisa Montoya has been hired by Los Alamos Public Schools to be the new chief financial officer for the district.

Montoya replaces John Wolfe, who took a job with the state.

Montoya brings 17 years of experience in business and has a Business Administration degree from New Mexico State University. 

She comes to Los Alamos Public Schools from Pojoaque Valley Schools where she served as Comptroller and Chief Procurement Officer. 

Montoya returns to Los Alamos Public Schools where she worked from 2002 until 2009, first as an elementary school secretary at Pinon and then Aspen Elementary. 

She then served for two years as the comptroller for the district.

Superintendent Eugene Schmidt stated “ Ms. Montoya brings a wealth of experience in the financial management of schools.  She will begin her duties within the next week.  The patrons of our district can look forward to a level of fiscal management that Los Alamos Public Schools is so well known.”