Latinas Lead California is proud to have endorsed these qualified #LatinaLeaders in 2018. Thank you for stepping up to run!

 

U.S. House of Representatives

Hon. Linda Sanchez - District 38*

 

California State Senate

Hon. Susan Rubio - District 22*

Maria Elena Durazo - District 24*

 

California State Assembly

Hon. Luz Rivas - District 39*

Hon. Eloise Gomez Reyes - District 47*

Hon. Sabrina Cervantes - District 60*

Hon. Sharon Quirk-Silva - District 65*

 

County Office

Hon. Grace Vallejo - Kern County Board of Supervisors, District 4

A. Veronica Sauceda - Los Angeles County Superior Court, Seat # 4*

Anna Pletcher - Marin County District Attorney

 

City Office

Alejandra Cortez - Bell Gardens City Council*

Lisseth Flores - Bell Gardens City Council*

Jacque Casillas - Corona City Council, District 1*

Elizabeth Alcantar - Cudahy City Council*

Frances Marquez - Cypress City Council

Maria Morales - El Monte City Council*

Marisela Santana - Lynwood City Council*

Delia L. Lopez - Montebello City Council

Rosie Vasquez - Montebello City Council

Betty Valencia - Orange City Council

Vianey Lopez - Oxnard City Council, District 6*

Kristine Scott - Rancho Cucamonga City Council*

Hon. Ada Recinos - Richmond City Council

Yvonne Mejia Peña - San Fernando City Council

Nelida Mendoza - Santa Ana City Council, Ward 6

Carina Armenta - Simi Valley, Mayor  

 

Water Boards

Gracie Torres - Western Municipal Water District*

 

K-12 and Community College Boards

Josie Estrada - Joint Chaffey High School District

Hon. Shanthai Gonzales - Oakland School Board, District 6*

Yesenia Cuarenta - Paramount Unified School District*

Magali Kincaid - San Juan School Board

Rose Munoz - Santa Barbara School Board*

Annalisa Perea - State Center Community College District, Area 5*

Jeanette Sanchez-Palacios - Ventura County Community College District, Area 1

Elizabeth Esquivel - Washington School Board

Deborah Bautista Zavala - Woodland School Board*

 

We also endorsed the following candidates in 2018 primary and special elections:

Virginia Madueño, U.S. House of Representatives, District 10

Hon. Vanessa Delgado, Senate District 32*

Hon. Luz Rivas, Assembly District 39*

Mary Ann Escalante, Los Angeles County Superior Court, Seat #20

Hon. Maria Lucy Armendariz, Los Angeles County Superior Court, Seat #67*

Lizette Escobedo, Whittier City Council, District 4

*Won Election

2017

Congress

Maria Cabildo - U.S. Congress

State Assembly

Wendy Carrillo - State Assembly*

City Office

Cathy Murillo - Santa Barbara Mayor*

Monica Rodriguez - Los Angeles City Council*

Laura Herrera - Huntington Park City Council

Margarita Rios - Norwalk City Council*

Diane Gramajo - La Mirada City Council

Denise Menchaca - San Gabriel City Council*

Carmen Avalos - South Gate City Clerk*

Sonia Lopez - South Gate City Treasurer

Denise Diaz - South Gate City Council*

Jenny Perez - South Gate City Council

School Board

Monica Garcia - LAUSD School Board*

Imelda Padilla - LAUSD School Board

Olga Rios - ABC School Board*

Caro Jauregui - Whittier City School Board

Jennifer Portillo - Whittier Union High School Board

Maria Mendez - Whittier Union High School Board

2016

U.S. Senate

Loretta Sanchez

U.S. House of Representatives

Nanette Barragán - District 44*

State Senate

Katherine Perez-Estolano - District 25

State Assembly

Dawn Ortiz-Legg - District 35

Monique Limón - District 37* 

Abigail Medina - District 40

Eloise Gomez-Reyes - District 47*

Blanca Rubio - District 48*

Sabrina Cervantes - District 60*

Sharon Quirk-Silva - District 65*

County Office

Michele Martinez - Orange County Board of Supervisors District 1 

Carla Castilla - Ventura County Board of Supervisors District 3 

Leticia Perez - Kern County Board of Supervisors District 5*

City Office

Mara Elliot - San Diego City Attorney*

Jeannette Sanchez Palacios - Ventura City Council

Genevieve Flores-Haro - Oxnard City Council 

Jackie Lopez - Indio City Council 

Frine Medrano - Downey City Council 

Ana Urzua Alcarez - Santa Ana City Council Ward 3

Kim Bernice Nguyen - Garden Grove City Council District 6*

School and Community College Boards

Beckie Gomez - Orange County Board of Education District 1*

Vivian Malauulu - Long Beach Community College Board Area 2*

Marisa Perez - Cerritos Community College Board Area 4*

Carmen Avalos - Cerritos Community College Board Area 2*

Dr. Sandra Salazar - Cerritos Community College Board Area 6*

Jeanette Vasquez - Fullerton School Board Area 5*

Elizabeth Rosas Jonasson - Fresno Unified School Board Area 2*

Water Boards

Leticia Vasquez - Central Basin Water District Board Area 4*

*Won Election