Office of the Secretary Cinthia A. Martinez
Cinthia A. Martinez
DFA - Director State Budget Division/ Deputy Cabinet Secretary
Currently the Director of the State Budget Division, Cinthia was previously the division’s deputy director, and has been with the division for close to a decade. Her career at DFA began as a budget analyst working in the areas focusing on health and human service, public safety, and public education. Prior to her career at the State Budget Division, she spent fourteen years at New Mexico Highlands University in Academic Affairs, Human Resources, and Payroll. During her time at the university, she also was the Employment Coordinator and Assistant Payroll Manager. Throughout her career, Cinthia has gained extensive experience in developing budgets, crafting human resource policy, and managing payroll. She received her bachelor’s degree in Accounting and her master’s degree in Management from New Mexico Highlands University.