John Sapien

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John Sapien
New Mexico State Senate District 9
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democratic
Profession Business Owner
Website Senate website
John Sapien is a Democratic member of the New Mexico Senate. He represents the 9th District.


Sapien earned his BBA in Finance from the University of New Mexico.

Professional experience

Sapien was an intern for the Office of United States Senator Jeff Bingaman. He has been owner/agent of State Farm Insurance Agency since 1992.

Political experience

Sapien is currently President of the Bernalillo Public Schools Foundation. He joined the New Mexico State Senate in 2008 and has served in that position since. He represents the 9th district.

Committee assignments

Election history


On November 4, 2008, Sapien was elected to the 9th District Seat in the New Mexico Senate, besting Steve Komadina (R). [1] Sapien raised $78,603 for his campaign, while Komadina raised $164,351. [2]

New Mexico Senate, District 9 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John Sapien (D) 11,981
Steve Komadina (R) 11,860


Sapien and his wife, Veronica, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
New Mexico State Senate District 9
Succeeded by

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