Lina Hidalgo (born in 1991) is an American Politician, Activist and, Harris County Judge from Harris County, Texas, USA. On November 6, 2018, she elected Commissioners Court Judge after defeating Ed Emmett. Furthermore, the 27-year-old politician also worked at the Texas Civil Rights Project.
She coordinated with advocacy groups to fight for criminal justice reform. Moreover, Lina served in Southeast Asia to promote transparency and accountability. She is the first female and Latina county judge.
In addition, Hidalgo told in an interview that she had a really tough fight against Emmett. She said that Emmett has way more experience and also raised more money than her. However, many people are saying that her win is random as many Democrats forget to vote for Ed. The judge also worked at Ben Taub Hospital as a translator for Spanish-speaking patients.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The judge was born in 1991 in Colombia. As of 2018, the age of Lina Hidalgo is Twenty-seven (27) years old. Her father and mother emigrated to America from Mexico in 2005. Lina grew up in Peru and then her family moved to Mexico.
Furthermore, she also has a younger brother. The politician’s parents moved to Houston, Texas, USA in order to enable better life and education for their children. In fact, Lina graduated from Seven Lakes High School in Katy ISD in 2009.
Later, she earned a political science degree from Stanford University in 2013. Moreover, in 2015, Hidalgo enrolled in a joint master’s program at Harvard University. She also entered in a law program at New York University.
As of relationship, there is no much information available about her boyfriend or Husband. But Lina is currently unmarried and focuses on her career.
|Full Birth Name||Lina Hidalgo.|
|Profession||1. Harris County Judge.
|Age||Twenty-seven (27) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1991.|
4. Houston, Texas, USA.
|Zodiac Sign||Will update.|
|Current Residence||Harris County, Texas, USA.|
|Famous for||defeating Ed Emmett for Harris County Judge.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 3".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 52 Kg.
Pounds: 110 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-27-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Will update.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known|
|Lina Hidalgo Husband & Relationship|
|Boyfriend||Name not Available.|
|School||Seven Lakes High School.|
|College/ University||1. Stanford University.
2. Harvard University.
3. New York University.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Chris Pratt.
Actress: Jennifer Lawrence.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Reading.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Food.|
|Net Asset||Approx. $300,000 USD (As of 2018).|
|Salary Per Episode||Will Update.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Lina Hidalgo
- The 27-year-old judge currently put her studies on hold.
- She returned from Massachusetts to Texas last year 2017 during summer in order to run for Harris County Nominations.
- Furthermore, Lina also interned with the public defender’s office in New Orleans.
- In fact, she also served in an inmate mental health project in New York City.
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- Putsata Reang was her supervisor during a research project in Thailand.
- Hidalgo studied free speech rights in Southeast Asian countries.
- Moreover, Reang described her as a hard worker eager to take initiative.
- Her height is around 5 Feet 3 Inches (163 centimeters).