Born: June 14, 1963 in Sacramento, CA
1980s: Intern, Assemblymember Lucy Killea
1980s: Intern, U.S. Senator Alan Cranston
1980s or 1990s: Field Representative, Lieutenant Governor Leo McCarthy
2009-2010: Member, California Film Commission
2012: Delegate, Democratic National Convention
2014: Primary Candidate for SD-26 (Lost; 16.7%)
2010s: Executive Director for the California Women’s Law Center
2010s-Present: Chair, California Commission on Aging
- An incumbent who lost to a member of their own party (in 2012).
Source: "Betsy Butler", Torrance Daily Breeze. Thursday, May 27, 2010.
Source: California Legislature Handbook (2011-12)