Biography

  • Presidente del Senado

     

    Senator elected for Burgos. Born in Barakaldo (Bizkaia) on 9 February 1974.

     

    Diploma in Primary Education from the University of Burgos.

     

  • 1995-2011

     

    Councillor responsible for Culture, Youth, Sport and Tourism, Education and Local Development. First Deputy Mayor and Council Spokesperson at Council of Valle de Mena (Burgos).

    Ayuntamiento del Valle de Mena

  • 2001-2003

     

    Educator at the Centre for Unaccompanied Foreign National Minors at Zabaloetxe in Bizkaia.

  • 2008-2011

     

    Member of the Modernisation and Quality Commission of the Spanish Federation of Municipalities and Provinces.

  • From 2011

     

    Senator elected for the province of Burgos.

    Fachada principal del Senado

  • 2011-2015 (10th Legislature)

     

    Socialist Spokesperson on Telecommunications and the Information Society on the Industry, Energy and Tourism Commission.

  • 2016 (11th Legislature)

     

    Spokesperson on the Foreign Affairs Commission.

  • 2016-2021 (XII, XIII and XIV Legislatures)

     

    Spokesperson, Socialist Parliamentary Group.

  • From July 2021

    Speaker of the Senate.