Melanie Stansbury is running for the New Mexico State House of Representatives because she believes we can build a brighter future for our state and is passionate about addressing the issues our communities face. Melanie’s vision is to grow New Mexico’s local economy and meaningful jobs, rebuild our infrastructure and schools, lift up our communities and families, ensure our energy and water security, and honor and celebrate the unique cultures and landscapes that make us who we are.
Melanie is a native New Mexican that has spent her life working on community development and natural resource issues, including working with state, local, tribal, and non-profit organizations and in the White House Office of Management and Budget and United States Senate. Melanie is committed to meaningful change in New Mexico, because this is her home and she believes in our future. Her campaign for NM House District 28 is rooted in a grassroots and community-based approach to transforming our state government that begins with listening and mobilizing people across the District and beyond.