Sandra Salazar joined the Los Alamos Police Department in April 2009 as Chief Wayne Torpy’s assistant. She said that she has “loved” working in the Police Department.
She also worked at the County Administrator’s Office from November 1989 to April 2009 as the Administrative Secretary.
Salazar has been employed with Los Alamos County for 25 and one half years and has the general knowledge of all County departments.
She supported the County Administrator’s Office, County Council, department directors and the public on the day-to-day functions and activities for 20 years.
Her big role was organizing events and retirement parties. She worked with seven County Administrators and many Council members over the years.
Salazar mentioned that Los Alamos County has been “a great place to work:” and said that she has made many friends.
In her retirement, Salazar plans to pursue her own business as an independent Mary Kay Beauty Consultant. She will provide Mary Kay facials at 635 N. Riverside Dr., Suite C in Espanola, (next to Wells Fargo Bank in the ACCU Copy Building.)