It is always a pleasure meeting many of you while I'm campaigning in your neighborhoods, and at Community Farmer's Market.
I was born in New York, and have lived in Los Angeles, California most of my life, in the 28th Congressional District. I attended Romona Elementary School, Le Conte Junior High, as well as Hollywood High School, all located in Hollywood, California. I also attended Los Angeles City College and California State University at Los Angeles, majoring in Psychology.
I have worked in the fields of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment, Education, Healthcare, and Business.