Who is Mia Love?

Ludmya Bourdeau, most commonly known as Mia Love is an American politician who served as the US Representative for Utah’s 4th congressional district from 2015 to 2019. She was the first black person elected to Congress from Utah. Additionally, she was the first black woman elected as a Republican.

Mia Love Personal Details
Full Name Ludmya Bourdeau
Nick NameMia Love
Date of BirthDecember 6, 1975
Age 44 years old 
Birth PlaceNew York City, United States
Education University of Hartford (BFA)
Political PartyRepublican
Father Jean Maxine Bourdeau
MotherMary Bourdeau
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseJason Love
Net Worth$100,000 – $1 Million
Social Media Twitter / Facebook
Zodiac SignSagittarius
Mia Love Age, Birthday

Mia Love was born on December 6, 1975, in New York City, United States. She is forty-four years old as of November 2020. She celebrates her birthday on the 6th of December, each year.

Mia Love Physical Status

Hair Color: Black

Eye Color: Black

Mia Love Family, Early Life

Mia Love was born in New York City, Brooklyn. She was born to Haitian parents Jean Maxine Bourdeau and Mary Bourdeau. Her parents emigrated from Haiti in 1973. They later traveled to the United States on a tourist visa. Her father worked as a manager in a paint company manager and her mother worked as a nurse. Mia has two siblings. She was five years old, her family moved from Brooklyn to Norwalk, Connecticut.

Mia Love Education

Mia Love attended Norwalk High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Music and Fine Arts from the University of Hartford in 1998. After her college days, she moved to Saratoga Springs, Utah.

Mia Love Career

Mia Love began her career working at Sento Corporation. She also served for Echopass Corporation and Continental Airlines.

Saratoga Politics

Mia Love got involved in community politics after settling in Utah. She managed to conduct several civic campaigns. In Saratoga Springs she was nominated as the community spokesperson.

Mia Love won the election on the Saratoga Springs City Council in 2003. She took office in January 2004 as the first Haitian American elected in Utah. In 2010, she ran for the mayor of Saratoga City. She won the election defeating Jeff Francom. She served as the mayor of Saratoga Springs from 2010 to 2014.


Mia Love ran in Utah’s 4th Congressional district in 2012. She won the Republican primary election on April 21, 2012, with more than 70 percent of the vote. Eventually, she lost the election to Jim Matheson, a Democratic candidate.

In 2013, Love announced that she would run for the 2014 election. She won the Republican election on April 26, 2014, with 78 percent of the vote. She won the general election by more than 7,000 votes. She became the first Republican black female to be elected to Congress.

Mia Love ran for re-election in 2016 and won the general election with 54% of the vote. She again ran for the Congressional election in 2018. But lost the election to McAdams, a Democrat.

Political Conviction

Mia Love has strongly supported an anti-abortion campaign. She has also supported same-sex marriages. She has supported the repealing of the Affordable Healthcare Act, which is known as Obamacare. She supported the rights of immigrant parents living in the US. to reunite with their children. She has also agreed on tightening U.S. borders to bar illegal immigrants.

Post – congressional career

After Congress, Mia Love became a contributor at CNN. She became a political commentator at CNN in January 2019. She also served at the United States Studies Center at the University of Sydney, as a senior fellow. In 2020, Love was appointed as a fellow of the Institute of Politics and public service at the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University. 

Mia Love Husband, Children

Mia Love married Jason Love in December 1998, after dating for four months. They first met when Jason Love was an LDS missionary in Connecticut. They have three children together.

Mia Love Net Worth

The 44- year old Mia Love’s net worth is estimated in between $100,000 to $1 Million as of 2020.

Other Facts:
  • Mia Love is a member of the Black Congressional Caucus.
Social Media Accounts

Twitter: @MiaBLove

Followers: 103.1k

Facebook: @miablove

Followers: 311.24k

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