August 8, 2022

This afternoon President Johnathan Nez announced his running mate for the upcoming general election. The two will be on the ballot against Nygren and Montoya.

Chad Abeyta, is an attorney for the Navajo Nation and a graduate of UNM Law School. A veteran and father who may be the one to pull in the younger votes. According to the University of Arizona Native American Advancement, Initiatives & Research site, Chad’s spouse Michelle is a candidate for a Juris Doctorate.

Image source: University of Arizona