Ted Barela

Ted Barela
Member of the New Mexico Senate
from the 39th district
Assumed office
April 3, 2015
Preceded by Phil Griego
Mayor of Estancia, New Mexico
In office
Personal details
Born Estancia, New Mexico
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Janice
Children 3
Residence Estancia, New Mexico

Ted Barela is an American Republican politician currently serving in the New Mexico Senate.[1] He was appointed by Governor Susana Martinez in 2015 to replace Phil Griego, who resigned. Barela previously served as mayor of Estancia, New Mexico, from 2008 until 2013.[2]

Personal life

Barela and his wife, Janice, have three children: Jonathan, Alyssa, and Sharalynn; and five grandchildren: Quintin, Abigail, JC, Hattie, and Gracelynn.[3]


  1. "About Ted". Ted Barela for Senate. Retrieved October 14, 2016.
  2. Terrell, Steve (April 3, 2015). "Governor picks Ted Barela to replace Griego in Senate". Santa Fe New Mexican. Retrieved October 14, 2016.
  3. "Ted Barela's Biography". Project VoteSmart. Retrieved October 14, 2016.
This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 10/18/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.