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Mimi Stewart's Biography


On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for State Senate (NM) - District 17

Contact Information

490 Old Santa Fe Trail, Room 105A
Santa Fe, NM 87501

313 Moon Street Northeast
Albuquerque, NM 87123

Full Name:

Mimi Stewart




Husband: David; 2 Children: Boris, Hannah

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Sarasota, FL

Home City:

Albuquerque, NM


Unitarian Universalist

Attended, Spanish, University of New Mexico, 1980-1986

MS, Wheelock College, 1977

BA, Boston University, 1971

President Pro Tempore, New Mexico State Senate, 2021-present

Senator, New Mexico State Senate, District 17, 2014-present

Majority Whip, New Mexico State Senate, 2018-2021

Candidate, New Mexico State Senate, District 17, 2020

Representative, New Mexico State House of Representatives, District 21, 1994-2014

Former Vice Chair, Conservation Committee, New Mexico State Senate

Former Vice Chair, Education Committee, New Mexico State Senate

Former Member, Education Committee, New Mexico State Senate

Former Member, Public Affairs Committee, New Mexico State Senate

Former Special Education Teacher, Albuquerque Public Schools

Member, Insurance Fraud Bureau Advisory Committee, 2000-present

Ward Chair, New Mexico Democratic Party, 1992-present

Member, State Central Committee, State Democratic Party, 1990-present

Chair/Member, State Job Training Coordinating Council, Planning Committee, 1990-present

Member, National Council of State Legislators

Member, National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

Member, National Women's Political Caucus

Member, New Mexico Folk Music and Dance Society

Member, New Mexico Women's Agenda

Member, New Mexico Women's Foundation

Member, Progressive Alliance for Community Empowerment

Member, Albuquerque Teachers Federation, 1983-2000

Member, South Los Altos Neighborhood Association, 1992-2000

Member, Southwest International Dyslexia Association, 1998-2000

Field Representative, American Federation of Teachers, 1989-1992