Leigh Martinez

Executive Deputy Director, State of New Mexico Workers' Compensation Administration

Leigh Martinez  has been an employee of the WCA since 1996, working as a financial auditor in the Self Insurance Bureau and then as an economist in the agency’s Economic Research and Policy Bureau. Prior to joining the WCA, Martinez was financial manager for Sandia Casino. She has a bachelor’s degree in business administration, with a concentration in accounting from the University of New Mexico. Martinez oversees the WCA’s support services, which includes the bureaus of Finance, Facilities, Safety, Field Programs, Medical Cost Containment, Economic Research and Information Systems.