LUJAN GRISHAM, Michelle, (1959 - )


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LUJAN GRISHAM, Michelle, a Representative from New Mexico; born in Los Alamos, Los Alamos County, N.Mex., October 24, 1959; graduated from St. Michael’s High School, Santa Fe, N.Mex.; B.A., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N.Mex., 1981; J.D., University of New Mexico, 1987; lawyer, New Mexico state bar association; business executive; director, New Mexico state agency on aging, 1991-2002; New Mexico secretary of aging and long-term services, 2002-2004; New Mexico secretary of health, 2004-2007; unsuccessful nominee for election to the United States House of Representatives in 2008; Bernalillo County, N.Mex., board of commissioners, 2010-2012; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress (January 3, 2013-present).