|New Mexico Senate District 21|
|2001 - 2011|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2008|
|First elected||November 7, 2000|
|Other||New Mexico Military Institute|
|Date of birth||January 25, 1960|
|Place of birth||Albuquerque, NM|
Cravens announced his resignation on September 29, 2011. Cravens indicated that he would resign once the redistricting process was completed. He took a job with the New Mexico Oil and Gas Association.
Cravens has been 1st Vice Chair of the Bernalillo County Republican Party since 1998.
Cravens's professional experience includes owning Premier Foods Incorporated from 1989 to 1997 and owning Alphagraphics Print Shop since 1999.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Cravens served on these committees:
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Cravens served on these committees:
- See also: New Mexico State Senate elections, 2008
|New Mexico Senate, District 21 (2008)|
|Kent Cravens (R)||15,638|
|Jessica Wolfe (D)||11,818|
Listed below are the five largest contributors to Kent Cravens' 2008 campaign.
|New Mexico Dental Association||$3,000|
|New Mexico Medical Society||$1,800|
|Independent Community Bankers Association of New Mexico||$1,500|
|New Mexico Home Builders Association||$1,500|
Cravens and his wife, Melanie, have three children.
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- New Mexico State Senate
- Senate Committees
- New Mexico State Legislature
- New Mexico state legislative districts
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Voting record from New Mexico Votes.org
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002, 2000
- New Mexico Independent, "Senate Republican redistricting plan emerging," September 15, 2011
- The Republic, "New Mexico GOP Sen. Kent Cravens resigning, taking job with oil industry association," September 29, 2011
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography of Kent Cravens," accessed December 18, 2014
- New Mexico Secretary of State, "2008 General election results," accessed May 12, 2014
- Follow the Money, "New Mexico Senate spending, 2008," accessed May 12, 2014
|New Mexico State Senate
| Succeeded by|
Lisa Curtis (D)