Ruben Rodriguez was born in the town of Utuado, P.R. and raised up in Jayuya, P.R. until he was 11 years old, when his parents moved to the City of Chicago, IL.
After a few years Rodriguez went back to Jayuya, P.R where he graduated from Josefina Leon Zayas High School. He continued his studies at Jobs for Progress Inc., in the American Airlines Travel and Business Agent, earning high honors.
Ruben then started work at the Authority of Electrical Power, then he decided to move to the State of Connecticut, in the City of Waterbury, which he has resided for over 19 years with his wife and 3 children.
Ruben worked really hard to become a productive member of society, in which he worked at Precision Pipeline Solution as a Supervisor and is now working for the City of New Britain as a Meter Technician for the City’s Water Department. While working Ruben Rodriguez studied at night in the Institute of Technology & Business Development at CCSU where he received a Certification for participating in the Business Entrepreneurial Program.
In 2014, Ruben helped found the LNRCCT in which he became the Chairman and worked hard to spread the message of our Republican Party values to our state’s diverse communities.
In 2015, Ruben was appointed by Republican Senate Leader Sen. Len Fasano (R-34) to the Commission on Equity & Opportunity, where he served 2 years. Ruben worked hard in Hartford to advocate for Republican principles of opportunity and hard-work.