State Representative for House District 102
Ana-Maria Ramos is a lawyer, educator, and small business owner. A Dallas native, she is a wife, mother, and daughter of immigrants who has spent her life fighting for herself and others. After having her child at the age of 15, she persevered against the odds and returned to school. She obtained her G.E.D. from Dallas Can Academy before graduating from Eastfield Community College and the University of Texas at Arlington. Soon after, she received her Master’s of Business Administration from Texas Woman’s University and her Juris Doctorate from Southern Methodist University. She has served as an Associate Professor at El Centro College and currently runs her own law firm, Ramos Law, PLLC.
For the last 20 years, Ana-Maria has worked closely with her community and police force on revitalization projects and public health and safety programs as Executive Director of Jubilee Park and Community Center in Dallas. She led an initiative to buy a neighborhood bar that attracted criminal activities and had it demolished. She also obtained grants to help underprivileged citizens with home improvements and crime reduction measures. Additionally, Ana-Maria helped increase access to higher education in her community by heading development and operations to open up a new campus of El Centro Community College.
Ana-Maria is committed to improving the lives of Texans of all ages by investing in our public education, providing access to affordable healthcare, and helping our robust economy thrive through property tax reform. She is also dedicated to expanding Medicaid, passing sensible gun legislation, and fighting for women’s healthcare and equal rights.
She was inspired to run for office to protect immigrant, Muslim, and LGBTQ communities, and is committed to protecting marginalized groups and working class families.