Ludmya "Mia" Love (née Bourdeau; born December 6, 1975) is an American politician who is the U.S. Representative for Utah's 4th congressional district. A Haitian American, Love is the first black female Republican elected to Congress and the first black American elected to Congress from Utah.
Born to Haitian parents in Brooklyn, New York, Love was elected mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah in 2010. She was previously on its city council. In 2012, Love ran for Utah's 4th congressional district, losing narrowly to incumbent Democratic Party U.S. Representative Jim Matheson. She was a speaker at the 2012 Republican National Convention. She was elected as a Republican to the House of Representatives on November 4, 2014, defeating Democratic opponent Doug Owens, son of the former Congressman Wayne Owens and defeated him again in their 2016 rematch to win her second term. Wikipedia