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Jessica Velasquez
Creating Opportunities
  • Election Date
    Nov 3, 2020
  • District
    HD 22
  • State
    New Mexico
  • Social
Creating Opportunities

Jessica Velasquez

Raised by two public school teachers, Jessica Velasquez has spent her life dedicated to building opportunities in her community. Jessica is a small business leader and longtime educator who’s deeply committed to public service. She is ready to beat her extremist opponent and help make life better for all New Mexicans in the state House.

  • Owns and operates Theta Plate Inc., a local, family-owned electroplating company; committed to championing economic growth in the legislature
  • Will fight for affordable and accessible health care for all, clean air and water, safer streets, and better schools
  • Running again after losing this seat by just 140 votes in 2018

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