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Nick L. Salazar Edit Profile

politician , Member of the New Mexico House of Representatives

Nick L. Salazar is a Democratic member of the New Mexico House of Representatives, representing the 40th District since 1974.


Salazar, Nick L. was born on April 18, 1929 in Chamita, New Mexico, United States.


Attended, University California, Santa Barbara.


He resides in Ohkay Owingeh, New Mexico. Salazar is an alumnus of University of California, Santa Barbara. He was also a county commissioner from 1964 to 1968.

Salazar is also one of the longest served state representatives ever in New Mexico, as well as the longest currently sitting state legislator.


  • He served in the United States Air Force, attaining the rank of sergeant. In 2013, Salazar was presented with a lifetime achievement award from Los Alamos National Security for his contributions to the organizations in research.


Married; 3 children.