Elected and Appointed Officials In New Mexico
List of Elected and Appointed Officials
New Mexico Current Partisan Composition
- Governor Susana Martinez
- Lieutenant Governor
- John Sanchez
- Attorney General
- Hector Balderas,
- Secretary of State - Elected
- Hon. Maggie Toulouse Oliver
A Senator and a Representative from New Mexico; born in Fallon,Churchill County, Nev.; October 17, 1971; B. S., University of Missouri,Columbia, Mo., 1995; attended University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N. Mex.,2001-2002; engineer; business owner; member, Albuquerque, N. Mex., citycouncil, 2003-2007; president, Albuquerque, N. Mex., city council, 2005-2006;trustee, New Mexico state natural resources, 2006; elected as a Democrat to theOne Hundred Eleventh and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2009-January 3,2013); was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives butwas elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 2012 for the termending January 3, 2019.
(son of Stewart Lee Udall; nephew of Morris K. Udall;cousin of Mark Udall; cousin of Gordon H. Smith),A Senator and a Representative from New Mexico; born in Tucson, PimaCounty, Ariz., May 18, 1948; graduated from Prescott College, Prescott, Ariz.,1970; Bachelor of Law, Cambridge University, England, 1975; J.D., University ofNew Mexico School of Law, Albuquerque, N.M., 1977; appointed Assistant UnitedStates Attorney for the District of New Mexico, criminal division 1978-1981;served as Chief Counsel to the New Mexico Department of Health and Environment;Attorney General, State of New Mexico, 1990-1998; elected as a Democrat to theOne Hundred Sixth and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3,1999-January 3, 2009); not a candidate for reelection to the House ofRepresentatives but was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in2008; reelected in 2014 for the term ending January 3, 2021.
|Congressional District : 1||Democratic|
Representative Lujan Grisham, Michelle
A Representative from New Mexico; born in Los Alamos, Los AlamosCounty, N.Mex., October 24, 1959; graduated from St. Michaels High School,Santa Fe, N.Mex., 1977; B.U.S., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N.Mex.,1981; J.D., University of New Mexico, 1987; lawyer, New Mexico state barassociation; business executive; director, New Mexico state agency on aging,1991-2002; New Mexico secretary of aging and long-term services, 2002-2004; NewMexico secretary of health, 2004-2007; unsuccessful nominee for election to theUnited States House of Representatives in 2008; Bernalillo County, N.Mex.,board of commissioners, 2010-2012; elected as a Democrat to the One HundredThirteenth Congress and to the succeeding Congress (January 3,2013-present).
|Congressional District : 2||Republican|
Representative Pearce, Stevan
A Representative from New Mexico; born in Lamesa, Dawson County,Tex., August 24, 1947; attended Hobbs High School, Hobbs, N.Mex.; B.A., NewMexico State University, Las Cruces, N.Mex., 1970; M.B.A., Eastern New MexicoUniversity, Portales, N.Mex., 1991; United States Air Force, 1970-1976;businessman; member of the New Mexico state house of representatives,1997-2000; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Eighth and to the twosucceeding Congresses (January 3, 2003-January 3, 2009); was not a candidatefor reelection in 2008, but was an unsuccessful candidate for the United StatesSenate; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Twelfth and to thesucceeding two Congresses (January 3, 2011-present).
|Congressional District : 3||Democratic|
Representative Lujan, Ben Ray
A Representative from New Mexico; born in Santa Fe, Santa Fe County,N.Mex., June 7, 1972; graduated from Pojoaque Valley High School, Santa Fe, N.Mex., 1990; attended University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N.Mex., 1990-1995;B.B.A., New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, N.Mex., 2007; member of theN.Mex. public regulation commission, 2004-2008; chairman, N.Mex. publicregulation commission, 2005-2007; N.Mex. deputy state treasurer; director ofadministrative services, N.Mex. state cultural affairs department; chieffinancial officer, N.Mex. state cultural affairs department; elected as aDemocrat to the One Hundred Eleventh and to the three succeeding Congresses(January 3, 2009-present).