Born: January 2, 1947 in Los Angeles, CA
1984-2007: Executive Director, Service Employees International Union (SEIU), Local 707
2000s: Member, Santa Rosa Planning Commission
2007-2010: District Director, State Senator Pat Wiggins
2013-Present: Member, California Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board
- An incumbent who lost to a member of their own party (in 2012).
Source: "New lawmakers descend on the Capitol" by Torey Van Oot, Sacramento Bee (December 5, 2010)
Source: California Legislature Handbook (2011-12)