Kris Valderrama

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Kris Valderrama
Kris Valderrama (2009).jpg
Valderrama in April 2009
Member of the Maryland House of Delegates from District 26
Assumed office
January 10, 2007
Preceded by Obie Patterson
Constituency Prince George's County
Personal details
Born Washington, D.C., United States
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Abraham A. Lobo
Relations Delegate David M. Valderrama (father)
Children Jordan and Evan
Residence Fort Washington, Maryland
Religion Catholic

Kriselda "Kris" Valderrama is an American politician who represents district 26 in the Maryland House of Delegates. [1]

Early life and career[edit]

Valderrama was born in Washington, D.C., and is of Filipino ancestry. She graduated from Oxon Hill Senior High School, and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Respiratory Therapy from Salisbury State University.

In the legislature[edit]

Valderrama has been a member of House of Delegates since January 10, 2007. She served on the House Judiciary Committee from 2007 to 2015. She currently serves on the Economic Matters committee, where she chairs the Workers Compensation subcommittee.

She is also a member of Women Legislators of Maryland.

Legislative notes[edit]

  • voted for the Clean Indoor Air Act of 2007 (HB359)[2]
  • voted in favor of the Tax Reform Act of 2007(HB2)[3]
  • voted in favor of Higher Education - Tuition Charges - Maryland High in 2007 (HB6)[4]