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TORRES SMALL, Xochitl (1984-)

TORRES SMALL, XOCHITL, a Representative from New Mexico; born in Portland, Multnomah County, Oreg., November 15, 1984; graduated from Waterford Kamhlaba United World College of Southern Africa, Eswatini (then Swaziland), 2003; B.S.F.S., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 2007; J.D., University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N. Mex., 2015; lawyer, private practice; law clerk, federal district court of N. Mex., 2015-2016; staff, Senator Tom Udall of New Mexico, 2009-2012; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Sixteenth Congress (January 3, 2019-January 3, 2021); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Seventeenth Congress in 2020; Under Secretary of Agriculture for Rural Development, United States Department of Agriculture, 2021-present.