FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Albuquerque, N.M.–– Kay Bounkeua’s campaign received the official endorsement of Vanessa Roanhorse, CEO of Roanhorse Consulting LLC and co-founder of Native Women Lead.
The following is a statement from Vanessa Roanhorse on her endorsement for Kay Bounkeua seeking to be appointed to serve in House District 19:
We need leaders who do not want to return to normal but are willing to imagine a new future, one that puts all living beings at the center. Kay is that leader, she is passionate, persistent, creative, and honest. Let’s invest in a future in which we all thrive.
If appointed to represent HD19, Kay would become the first Asian American woman to serve at the Roundhouse in the NM Legislature’s history.
The Bernalillo County Commission is expected to appoint a new Representative for House District 19 on Tuesday, August 24.