Aaron Gjullin has resigned as Village Clerk to continue his education to become a physician. He replaced the previous clerk, Shannon Fresquez, in May 2020. He had worked for the Village of Corrales since 2008 when he was hired as a lifeguard at the recreation center, and was promoted to head life guard in 2017. Parks and Recreation Director Lynn Siverts observed his work and dedication and hired him as an assistant in the Parks and Recreation Department, a position he held before appointment as Village Clerk.
Gjullin earned a degree at the University of Portland after studying biology and mathematics. In the Portland area, he was general manager of a large farm from 2014 to 2017. In 2018, he was an administrative assistant in the Village Office here. In recent years, he has also managed the Village’s website and other digital media tasks. Corrales Comment expects to publish an interview with Gjullin in a following issue to share what he has learned about how Village government functions and possible advice for his successor.