Gloria joined Jefferson County Public Library in October 2011 as the temporary Project Manager for the software timekeeping project. After the completion of the project, she was hired as the Accounting and Budget Manager, and in 2014, she was promoted to Director of Finance. Her responsibilities in this position include budget development, on-going projections and monitoring of monthly and yearly expenditures. Gloria is also responsible for the daily operation of the Finance Office, which includes Purchasing, Accounts Payable, Cash and Accounting functions. Prior to joining JCPL, Gloria worked for the City and County of Broomfield, Colorado as the Accounting Manager responsible for managing the Accounting area, including the completion of the City and County’s annual audit. Gloria has also held accounting and budgeting positions in Orange County, California as Finance Manager for Human Resources/Employee Benefits and Administrative Manager in the Health Care Agency/Behavioral and Public Health. Gloria holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, with a Business Administration minor from Regis University. Gloria completed the Leadership Academy through Mountain States Employers Council. She is a member of Government Finance Officers Association, Colorado Government Finance Officers Association and served as a member of the Distinguished Budget Presentation Awards Program Review Panel 1997-2001.