Questa’s Renee Martinez named ‘Court Clerk of the Year’

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Questa Municipal Court Clerk Renee Martinez, CMC, was named Court Clerk of the Year by the New Mexico Court Clerks Association on July 12 in Albuquerque during the Association’s staff conference.

She was nominated by Questa Municipal Judge Michael Rael Sr.

Martinez has been with the Village of Questa since 2000 in a variety of positions, including Youth and Family Center Assistant, Motor Vehicle Division Clerk, Administrative Assistant, Utility Billing Clerk, Deputy Clerk/Special Projects Coordinator, Municipal Clerk/ Human Resources Director and Village Administrator. She became Municipal Court Clerk in 2010. She received the Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) designation and is working toward attaining the Master Municipal Clerk (MMC ) designation.

She also has done community volunteer work with Veteran’s Healing, Questa Fiesta Committee and various annual community events.

“Ms. Martinez is very dedicated, knowledgeable and motivated employee for the Village of Questa,” Judge Rael said. “I have personally worked with Ms. Martinez for many years in my capacity as Municipal Judge. I have witnessed her professional growth, professionalism and commitment to the community of Questa.”