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June Rivera

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Preceded by  Felito Marrero
Children  Amaia Kamilah

Name  June Rivera
Role  Politician
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Born  November 10, 1969 (age 46) San Juan, Puerto Rico (1969-11-10)
Political party  New Progressive Party (PNP)
Alma mater  Interamerican University of Puerto Rico
Education  Interamerican University of Puerto Rico
Party  New Progressive Party of Puerto Rico

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Rafael "June" Rivera Ortega (born November 10, 1969) is a Puerto Rican politician affiliated with the New Progressive Party (PNP). He has been a member of the Puerto Rico House of Representatives since 2005 representing District 28.


Early years and studies

Rafael Rivera Ortega was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on November 10, 1969. He began his primary studies at the Lomas Vall├ęs School, and in 1988 graduated from his high school at the Santa Teresita Academy in Naranjito.

Rivera first completed an Associate degree in Information Systems. He then completed a Bachelor's degree in Business Management, with a major in Marketing, from the Interamerican University of Puerto Rico.

Professional career

Since his years in college, Rivera worked as Sub-manager for Rivera's Commercial, Inc. in his hometown. He is also a former member of the Board of the Association of Retailers, Professionals, and Civic Leaders of Naranjito, and of the Chamber of Commerce of Puerto Rico.

Political career

Rivera began his political career with the New Progressive Party as a voting college employee, and then as both coordinator and president of electoral units. He also served as State Director of the PNP Youth. When he was 26 years old, Rivera became the youngest elected to the Municipal Assembly of Naranjito.

Rivera was elected to the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico to represent District 28 at the 2004 general election. He was reelected in 2008 and 2012.

Personal life

Rivera has a daughter called Amaia Kamilah Rivera Morales.


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