Candidate Profile

Melanie Stansbury

NM-01

Melanie Stansbury

New Mexico's 1st CD is vacant, with Deb Haaland confirmed as Secretary of Interior in President Biden Administration! Let's keep it blue!

Melanie Ann Stansbury has won the Democratic party primary on 3/31/2021. General election is on June 1st.

Melanie Stansbury is a state legislator in New Mexico for 28th House district. She was first elected in 2019 and re-elected in 2020. In the state legislature, she worked on several committees: Energy, Environment & Natural Resources (Vice Chair), Printing & Supplies, Taxation & Revenue, Science & Tech, Water & natural Resources, Indian Affairs, and Legislative Finance. She is a strong Democrat.

Melanie Stansbury was born and raised in New Mexico. She earned her Bachelors in Human Ecology and Natural Sciences from St. Mary's College in California and MS in Sociology from Cornell University.

We're counting on grassroots supporters like you to power Melanie Stansbury to victory.

As a policy maker and science professional, I have spent my career working to help build a more just, sustainable, and resilient future. This work is not just what I do, it is who I am.

- Melanie Stansbury

Elect Melanie Stansbury for NM-01.