|New Mexico Public Regulation Commission|
|2007 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|House of Representatives|
|1989 - 1999|
|Associate's||University of New Mexico|
|Bachelor's||Northern Arizona University|
Lovejoy is a former Democratic member of the New Mexico Senate representing District 22 from 2007 to 2013. Lovejoy served in the New Mexico State House of Representatives from 1989 to 1999. She was then appointed to the New Mexico State Senate in March of 2007.
Lovejoy has worked as manager for various nonprofit organizations. She has also worked as a telecommunications and electric utility consultant. Lovejoy has been director of the Navajo Area Agency on Aging Navajo Nation.
Lovejoy earned her A.A in elementary education from the University of New Mexico-Gallup Campus in 1985. She went on to receive her B.S. in public administration from Northern Arizona University in 1987. She is currently attending New Mexico Highland University for her MBA.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lovejoy served on these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lovejoy served on these committees:
- Corporations and Transportation Committee, New Mexico Senate
- Indian and Cultural Affairs Committee, New Mexico Senate
Lovejoy ran for election to the office of New Mexico Public Regulation Commissioner. Lovejoy won the Democratic nomination in the primary on June 3, 2014, defeating incumbent Theresa Becenti-Aguilar. She faced no opposition in the general election. Lynda Lovejoy won the general election on November 4, 2014, without opposition.
|New Mexico Public Regulation Commissioner, District 4, Democratic Primary, 2014|
|Theresa Becenti-Aguilar Incumbent||32.3%||6,839|
|Election Results Via:New Mexico Secretary of State.|
- See also: New Mexico State Senate elections, 2012
|New Mexico State Senate, District 22 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Benny J. Shendo Jr.||40.9%||1,989|
|Lynda M. Lovejoy Incumbent||36.5%||1,776|
Lovejoy raised $22,750 for her campaign.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to Lynda Lovejoy's 2008 campaign.
|Pueblo of Santa Domingo||$2,500|
|Pueblo of Santa Ana||$2,000|
|Michael Sanchez Senate Majority Leader Fund||$2,000|
|Pueblo of Isleta||$1,500|
|Bill Richardson for Governor||$1,000|
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- Biography from the New Mexico Legislature website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2004, 2002
- Voting record from New Mexico Votes.org
- Lynda Lovejoy on Myspace
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "2014 Primary Election Contest/Candidate List," accessed May 14, 2014
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed April 15, 2014
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Candidate List," accessed May 12, 2014(Archived)
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "2008 General Election results," accessed May 12, 2014
- 2008 Follow the Money's report on Lynda's 2008 campaign contributions
|New Mexico State Senate District 22
| Succeeded by|
Benny J. Shendo Jr. (D)