Maritza Carrillo was born in Zacatecas, Mexico. She attended her first year of kindergarten in her small town in Zacatecas. When she was 7 years old, she immigrated to the United States with her parents. She is fluent in Spanish. Ms. Carrillo has been a legal assistant at our Santa Fe office since August 2006. She primarily assists in family based petitions, I-601 waivers, naturalization, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and U visas.
Ms. Carrillo and her husband Cruz Ayala have two children, a daughter and a son.