Ben Ray Lujan is a Senator and was a Representative from New Mexico. He was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico on June 7, 1972.
He received his B.B.A. from New Mexico Highlands University in 2007.
He was a member of the New Mexico public regulation commission from 2004-2008, and was chairman of the regulation commission from 2005-2007.
He was the New Mexico deputy state treasurer, director of administrative services, and the chief financial officer of the New Mexico cultural affairs department before being elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Eleventh and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2009-January 3, 2021). He was elected to the Senate (January 3, 2021-present).