House 2019-2020 (District 56B); Senate 2023-Present (District 50)
Party when first elected: Democratic-Farmer-Labor
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Reported Minority: Hispanic, Latino or Spanish Origin
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Occupation (when first elected):
Johns Hopkins University; M.P.H.; Public health
Meharry Medical College; M.D.;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Three children: Max, Alex, and Marcello (sons)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
She moved from Brazil to Richfield, Minnesota at age 8.
She is quoted: "I am Latina" - "Lakeville doctor pinch-hits for Port" (Sun This Week, February 8, 2018).
She did not seek reelection in 2020.
She announced her intention to run for Senate district 50 in the 2022 election on February 23, 2022.