Dr. Gloria J. Romero
Born: July 10, 1955 in Barstow, CA
Child: Soledad Romero Ursua
1995-1998: Member, Los Angeles Community College Board of Trustees
1997: Chair, Los Angeles Elected Charter Reform Commission
2001: Resigned from the State Assembly on March 12.
2004-2009: Majority Leader, California State Senate*
2009: Prospective Candidate for the CD-32 Special Election (declined to run)
2010: Primary Candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction (Lost; 17.2%)
2011-Present: Director, Democrats for Education Reform-California
2012: Proponent, Proposition 32 [Political Contributions by Payroll Deduction] (Failed; 43.9%)
- First Female Senate Majority Leader.
Source: California Blue Book (2000)