|First Lady of Puerto Rico|
January 2, 2009 – January 2, 2013
|Preceded by||Luisa Gándara|
|Succeeded by||Wilma Pastrana|
|Born||Luz Eufemia Vela Gutiérrez
|Alma mater||Goucher College
Luz Eufemia Vela Gutiérrez[note 1] —better known as Lucé Vela— is the wife of former Governor of Puerto Rico Luis Fortuño. She was the First Lady, a position she held while her husband was in office from 2009 to 2013, and the mother of triplets, María Luisa, Guillermo Luis and Luis Roberto.
First Lady of Puerto Rico
Vela began her tenure as First Lady of Puerto Rico after her husband, Luis Fortuño, was sworn in as Governor in 2009, following the 2008 general elections. Her charitable work involved education, family values, and women's health.
- This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Vela and the second or maternal family name is Gutiérrez.
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