Lolita Hand is the loving and supportive wife of politician, Ryan Zinke –currently serving as the country’s Secretary of the Interior.
Lolita’s husband also a businessman, previously represented Montana in the U.S. House of Representatives, having assumed office in 2015. He is also a former member of the Montana Senate. From 1986 to 2008, he served in the United States Navy.
Born November 1, 1961; the Montana native –was appointed to his current post by President Trump in 2017.
But 56-year-old Ryan Zinke –isn’t the only with ties to politics at home. Check out Lolita Hand’s top facts below.
#1 Lolita Hand has worked for Trump in the past
Lolita –also had a role in the Trump campaign. She served as a member of the campaign’s Hispanic and women’s outreach committee. Following Trump’s win, Lolita Zinke was given a job on President-elect Trump’s Veterans Administration Landing Team.
#2 She has Hispanic roots
She was born Lolita Hand to Hispanic parents, Frederick Hand and Consuelo Castro Hand and was raised in Santa Barbara.
#3 She went to law school
Lolita Hand graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara and then from the California Western School of Law.
#4 She is known to side with President Trump
Lolita first made headlines after identifying herself as a Hispanic voting for Trump. Prior to the 2016 elections, she also penned an op-ed for the conservative news website Breitbart –addressing why she, a Hispanic woman, is proud to be a Trump supporter.
Nowadays, Lolita who is known as Lolita Zinke –keeps her Trump support by often tweeting that the President is right in a number of issues.
#5 She is a wife and mother
Zinke has been happily married to wife Lolita for years, the couple share three children together; daughter Jennifer and sons, Wolfgang and Konrad.
#6 Her daughter married a Navy SEAL
Both of her sons are in college while the couple’s daughter, Jennifer graduated first in her class from the U.S. Navy Diving School, and she is married to an active duty Navy SEAL.
#7 She serves as a campaign chairwoman
Lolita Zinke was named chairwoman of Republican businessman Troy Downing’s Senate campaign in 2017. She began her career working at the San Diego Public Defenders Office, providing bilingual felony arraignment services, according to GOP.com.
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