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.



Notification of ADA Policies

ADA Policies and Procedures

Phil Dorenkamp, Administrator

200 East 1st Street
Trinidad, Colorado 81082


Phone: 719-845-2562
Cell: 719-859-1600
Fax: 719-845-2598

Paula Lucero, Administrative Assistant


Phone: 719-845-2568
FAX: 719 845-2598

Sean Rogan, Accounting/Administrative Clerk


Phone: 719-845-2565
FAX: 719 845-2598