Wanda Vázquez Garced

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Wanda Vázquez Garced
14th Governor of Puerto Rico
Assumed office
August 7, 2019
Preceded byPedro Pierluisi
Secretary of Justice of Puerto Rico
In office
January 2, 2017 – August 7, 2019
GovernorRicardo Rosselló
Pedro Pierluisi
Preceded byCésar Miranda
Succeeded byVacant
Personal details
Born1959/1960 (age 58–59)[1]
San Juan, Puerto Rico, U.S.
Political partyNew Progressive
Other political
affiliations
Democratic
Spouse(s)Jorge Díaz Reverón
Children1
EducationUniversity of Puerto Rico, Río
Piedras
(BA)
Interamerican University, San
Juan
(JD)

Wanda Vázquez Garced is a Puerto Rican lawyer and politician. She has been the 14th governor of Puerto Rico since August 7, 2019.[2][3] She also was Secretary of Justice from 2017 to 2019.

References[change | change source]

  1. "PressReader.com - Your favorite newspapers and magazines". www.pressreader.com.
  2. "Wanda Vázquez era la siguiente opción para gobernadora de Puerto Rico, pero no quiere el puesto". CNN (in Spanish). 2019-07-28. Retrieved 2019-07-29.
  3. News, NYT National (2019-07-29). "Wanda Vázquez, the Puerto Rico justice secretary and next in line to succeed Gov. Ricardo A. Rosselló, clarified on Monday: She will become governor if she has to. But she would rather not.https://nyti.ms/2SOeC6C". @NYTNational. Retrieved 2019-07-29. External link in |title= (help)