Top issues: Food and Housing Insecurity, Universal Healthcare, Building our Economy, Protecting Sacred Lands, Lifting New Mexicans Voices, Global Climate Change
Current Elected Office: State House Representative, HD-28.
Profession: Science Educator
Education: BS, Saint Mary’s College of California; MS, Cornell University
Did you know?
Melanie grew up in New Mexico, helping sew garments, operating equipment and digging trenches, and bussing tables nights and weekends.