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Grace Diaz

Grace Diaz (born 1957) is an American politician who is a Democratic State Representative from Rhode Island representing District 11 in the city of Providence, Rhode Island. She was the first Dominican-American woman elected to state office in the history of the United States of America.

Grace Diaz
Rhode Island State Representative
Member of the Rhode Island House of Representatives
from the 11th district
Assumed office
4 January 2005
Preceded by Leon Tejada (D-11)
Personal details
Born (1957-02-21) February 21, 1957 (age 61)
Dominican Republic
Political party Democratic
Residence Providence, Rhode Island
Alma mater Springfield College
Website Grace Diaz

Diaz is an alumna of Springfield College in Massachusetts. She is also the vice-chair of the Rhode Island Democratic Party.

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