Yashira Lebrón Rodríguez

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Yashira Lebrón Rodríguez
Member of the Puerto Rico House of Representatives from the 8th District
In office
2014 – Present
Preceded byAntonio "Toñito" Silva
Personal details
Born (1981-07-24) July 24, 1981 (age 38)
Bayamón, Puerto Rico
Political partyNew Progressive Party (PNP)

Yashira Lebrón Rodríguez (born July 24, 1981 in Bayamón, Puerto Rico) is a politician from Puerto Rico and current legislator for District 8 in the 29th House of Representatives of Puerto Rico. Lebrón filled the vacancy left by Antonio "Toñito" Silva after Silva resigned from his position.

Early years and studies[edit]

She possesses a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Puerto Rico and a master's degree in criminal justice from the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico.[1]

Political life[edit]

She served two term in the Municipal Assembly of Bayamon and was the vice-president of the Municipal Legislature of Bayamon.[2] On October 23, 2014, she replaced Antonio "Toñito" Silva for his seat as the representative for District 8th.[3][4] She was reelected in the 2016 General Election. Lebrón Rodríguez is currently the president of the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico Commission on Consumer, Banking and Insurance Affairs.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ciudad de Bayamón".
  2. ^ "Con "nombre y apellido" la silla de Toñito Silva". 6 September 2014. Retrieved 12 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Cámara de Representantes".
  4. ^ "PNP estrena integrante en la Cámara de Representantes".
  5. ^ "Vigilante la Comisión de Asuntos del Consumidor de la Cámara durante las ventas sin IVU". Metro. Retrieved 12 June 2017.

External links[edit]

  • [1] on TuCamara.org (official House of Representatives of Puerto Rico website).