Nidia María Jiménez Vásquez

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Jiménez and the second or maternal family name is Vásquez.
Nidia María Jiménez Vásquez
Deputy Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica
In office
Constituency Alajuela, Costa Rica
Personal details
Born Costa Rica
Political party Citizens' Action Party
Profession Professor, principal, political activist

Nidia María Jiménez Vásquez is a Costa Rican educator and politician, serving as a deputy in the Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica for the 2014 to 2018 term.[1] She is a member of the Citizens' Action Party.

Jiménez holds a bachelor's degree in history and geography from the University of Costa Rica and a Master's in science in educational administration from the University of Costa Rica.[2] Jiménez taught high school social science at San Carlos High School and María Inmaculada for 15 years.[2][3] In addition, she has taught at the University of San José, Florencio del Castillo University, Santa Lucía University, and the University Católica.[2] When she was elected, Jiménez was the principal of the Laboratorio High School in Ciudad Quesada.[4]

She was appointed first pro-secretary of the Legislative Assembly on 1 May 2014.[5]


  1. ^ "Nidia María Jiménez Vásquez ocupa el segundo lugar por la Provincia de Alajuela por el PAC". El Pais (Costa Rica) (in Spanish) (San Jose). 29 October 2014. Retrieved 22 April 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Ojo al Voto: Nidia María Jiménez Vásquez". non-profit election resource (in Spanish). San Jose: Ojo al Voto. Retrieved 22 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "No Voto a Ciegas". La Nacion (in Spanish) (San Jose). 2013. Retrieved 22 April 2014. 
  4. ^ Jiménez G., Sonia (30 September 2013). "La educadora, Nidia Jiménez, fue electa candidata a diputada del PAC por el segundo lugar de Alajuela.". Radio Santa Clara (in Spanish) (Santa Clara, Costa Rica). Retrieved 22 April 2014. 
  5. ^ Rupturas y últimos amarres complicaron elección de presidente legislativo La Nación, 2014-05-01 (Spanish)