Name: Nancy Vargas
Job: Manager at Security Finance
Background: Vargas grew up in the Portales area and attended school in Dora.
Time on job: Two years
What does your job entail? We are a loan company, so I approve loans and close out new loans. We also do taxes.
What is a typical day like for you? I come in at 8:30 in the morning. The first thing I do is usually called the mispays.
Why did you choose this job? Because it would change my life. Before I came here, I was working at an agricultural business, and I used to do a lot of farmwork. I wanted something different.
What type of training, if any, do you need for this job? I was trained here.
What do you enjoy most about your job? I enjoy getting to meet new people.
— Compiled by PNT correspondent Blake Downs