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Lupe Valdez Wiki 2021: Age, height, Net Worth and Full Bio

Who is Lupe Valdez?

Lupe Valdez is a famous American law enforcement official. LUPE VALDEZ was born on October 11, 1947.

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She is currently 73 years old and was born in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Lupe is famous for serving as Sheriff of Dallas County, Texas.

Lupe Valdez Facts

Quick Bio

Real Name Lupe Valdez
Nick Name N/A
Gender Female
Date of Birth October 11, 1947
Birth Place San Antonio, Texas
Age 73 years old
Birth Sign Libra
Nationality American
Profession Sheriff
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Net Worth $2 Million

 Early Life of Lupe Valdez

Where was Lupe Valdez born? 

Lupe Valdez was born on October 11, 1947, in San Antonio, Texas, United States, and is currently living in Texas, United States.

Valdez used to work on farms to pay for her studies. We do not know much about Lupe Valdez’s early life.

Career

What is Lupe Valdez famous for?

Lupe Valdez is a famous American law enforcement official. She is famous for serving as Sheriff of Dallas County, Texas.

Lupe Valdez started her career in the United States Army Reserve and she attained the rank of captain. Then Valdez joined law enforcement as a jailer.

She was first in charge in county jail and then in federal prison. Lupe was an agent of the General Services Administration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Finally, the U.S. Customs Service, and lastly the Department of Homeland Security in 2002 as a senior agent. She became Dallas County Sheriff in Jan 2004.

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Nomination and Sheriff

Valdez entered into Democratic nomination for Dallas County Sheriff and finished as the highest vote-getter with 13,867 votes during the primary election.

She was considered as the underdog against Republican Danny Chandler but she beat Chandler by 51.3% to 48.7%, a margin of some 18,000 votes as Lupe being a lesbian received high support from the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund.

When Valdez swore on January 1, 2005, and took the office, she found that the department had poor morale and various allegations of corruption.

The jail had poor sanitation, many pending crimes, a failing smoke evacuation system, unacceptable medical care, and a lack of sufficient guards to meet the required guard-to-inmate ratio.

Lupe again won re-election with 388,327 votes to Lowell Cannaday’s 322,808 votes of a second term and was re-elected Sheriff of Dallas County on Nov 4, 2008.

During her tenure, the inspection of the Dallas County Jail was passed, steps were taken towards re-certification of the Dallas County jail system and a new jail facility was completed.

Valdez was appointed by President Barack Obama to a committee regarding immigration reform and was elected to the Democratic National Committee in 2010.

She also won the third term defeating Republican challenger Kirk Launius and also changed policies on holding immigrants in the Dallas County jail once the person is past his or her release date.

She again defeated Republican Kirk Launius and won a fourth term.

Lupe Valdez announced her candidacy for Governor of Texas in the 2018 gubernatorial election but she lost to Republican Governor Greg Abbott as she only received 43% of the vote.

Personal Information

What is the height of Lupe Valdez?

Lupe Valdez was born on October 11, 1947, in San Antonio, Texas, United States, and is currently living in Texas, United States.

She stands at a height of unknown inches and weighs about unknown kgs. Valdez ‘s zodiac sign is Libra. Her hair is black in color and the eyes of Valdez are dark brown in color.

Lupe Valdez attended and graduated from Southern Nazarene University in Bethany, Oklahoma with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.

She then attended the University of Texas at Arlington and graduated with a master’s degree in criminology and criminal justice.

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Relationship

Who is Lupe Valdez married to?

Well, LUPE VALDEZ is currently married to Lindsay Browning. Lupe is a lesbian who is fond of her girlfriend. Lindsay presented Valdez a 2016 red Tesla Model S as her 36th birthday gift.

Family

Lupe Valdez was born in San Antonio, Texas, United States, and is currently living in San Antonio, Texas, United States.

Her mother’s name is unknown and her father’s name is also unknown. The name of her brother and sister is also unknown but Valdez is the youngest of eight children.

Her parents are migrants from Mexico and are farmworkers in America.

Social Media

Lupe Valdez is not available on any social media. This proves she is really private person and is only most focus on her jobs and nothing else as of now.

Net Worth of Lupe Valdez

What is the net worth of Lupe Valdez?

Lupe Valdez is a famous American law enforcement official. Lupe Valdez is not available on any social media.

She has earned a decent amount from serving as Sheriff of Dallas County, Texas.

Lupe’s net worth as of 2021 is unknown but estimated to be about 2 million USD to 5 million USD.

Lupe Valdez

Trivia

  • Lupe Valdez was a famous American law enforcement official
  • She is a lesbian and is currently in a relationship with Lindsay Browning
  • Valdez won Sheriff of Dallas County, Texas for her fourth tenure in a row
  • She reformed poor sanitation, many pending crimes, a failing smoke evacuation system, unacceptable medical care, and a lack of sufficient guards to meet the required guard-to-inmate ratio of the jail
  • Lupe lost to Republican Governor Greg Abbott for Governor of Texas.
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