Chicago Heights, Ill.
Law degree, UC Hastings College of the Law, 2001; bachelor's degree, industrial and labor relations, Cornell University, 1995.
Planning and design commissioner, City of Sacramento; chair, SCUSD 7-11 Committee; vice chair, School Site Council; president, Crocker/Riverside Parent Teacher Organization.
Sacramento City school students need a stronger advocate, and our community needs a better ally on the school board. I’d like to take the success I’ve had as a parent advocate to the school board. I’m dedicated to using our resources wisely.
Master's of geography, UC Santa Barbara, 2007; bachelor's degree, industrial engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, 2004.
Principal consultant, State Assembly Committee on Appropriations, 2011-18; fiscal and policy analyst, Legislative Analyst’s Office, 2008-11; program coordinator, Santa Barbara County Assn. of Governments, 2007-08.
I want to be an independent voice, bringing parties together and keeping the focus where it belongs: on our kids. I'm a top fiscal/policy expert and active Sac City parent who can navigate complex issues and find solutions that put kids first.