She's accused of embezzling rental payments and security deposits while working for the South Plains Community Action Association. Now, 44-year-old Gloria Ayala is charged with theft.
Ayala allegedly stole up to $10,000 from the SPCAA which offers affordable housing to residents in Lamb and Hockley Counties.
Lamb County authorities issued an arrest warrant Wednesday afternoon. Ayala faces up to two years in jail if convicted of theft in both counties.