“Danny Bernal Jr. is a councilor of Belén, New Mexico. He is the youngest city councilor elected to the city council in the city’s history. He was elected in November of 2019 at the age of 21.
Councilor Bernal also works full-time as the supervisor of assignments at ADC LTD NM. A local New Mexican federal contractor that conducts background investigations.
Councilor Bernal attended the UNM-Valencia Campus from 2016 to 2018. He is the president of a local Belén based theatre, The Hub Community Theatre. He was a board director of Belén MainStreet, a local non-profit that focused on the economic and structural revitalization of parts of Belén. He was also the Chair of the Belén Lodgers Committee, which focused on tourism.
Councilor Bernal thanks the citizens of Belén for their support. He appreciates the opportunity to be the youngest councilor in New Mexico. Through his dedication and optimism, he hopes to build a bolder, braver, Belén. A Belén that has fixed roads, low crime, and growing economic districts.”