|31st Governor of New Mexico|
January 1, 2011
|Preceded by||Bill Richardson|
July 14, 1959 |
El Paso, Texas, U.S.
|Political party||Democratic Party (Before 1995)
Republican Party (1995–present)
|Alma mater||University of Texas, El Paso
University of Oklahoma
Susana Martinez (born July 14, 1959) is an American politician and the thirty-first and current Governor of New Mexico. She is the first female governor of New Mexico and the first female Hispanic governor in the United States. Martinez was a Democrat before the mid 1990s, around which time she became a Republican.
References[change | change source]
- "Susana Martinez Biography". Biography.com. Retrieved 5 February 2013.