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Jerry Ortiz Pino's Biography


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490 Old Santa Fe Trail, Room 300A
Santa Fe, NM 87501

400 12th Street Northwest
Albuqueque, NM 87102

Full Name:

Gerald 'Jerry' P. Ortiz Pino




Wife: Donna; 3 Children: Miriam, David, Carlos; 1 Stepchild: Laura

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Santa Fe, NM

Home City:

Albuquerque, NM



MSW, Tulane University School of Social Work, 1966-1968

BA, Latin American Studies, University of New Mexico, 1961-1965

Senator, New Mexico State Senate, District 12, 2005-present

Candidate, New Mexico State Senate, District 12, 2020

Candidate, New Mexico State Lieutenant Governor, 2010

Former Chair, Public Affairs Committee, New Mexico State Senate

Director, Community Service, Home Education Livelihood Program (HELP) New Mexico, Incorporated, 2004-2008

Director, Protective Services Division, New Mexico Children, Youth, and Families Department, 2003

Director, Albuquerque Department of Family and Community Services, 1997-2001

Director, New Mexico Advocates for Children and Families, 1993-1997

Director of Community Relations, United Way of Central New Mexico, 1989-1993

Director, Human Affairs International (EAP), Albuquerque, 1985-1988

Director, New Mexico Human Services, 1983-1984

Director, New Mexico Youth Work Alliance, 1980-1982

Staff, New Mexico Highlands University Management Training, 1978-1980

Bureau Chief, New Mexico Health and Social Services, 1974-1978

Assistant Professor, Social Work, College of Santa Fe, 1971-1974

No organizational membership information on file.