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June 7, 2016 — California Primary Election

Imperial CountyCandidate for Supervisor, District 2

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Luis A. Plancarte

1,375 votes (28.33%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Restoration of the Salton Sea and protecting our water
  • Economic development, business retention and attraction
  • Education, employment training and job creation



Commissioner, Imperial County Parks and Recreation Commission — Appointed position (2012–current)
Chair, City of El Centro, Personnel Appeals Board — Appointed position (2010–current)
Commissioner, City of El Centro Planning Commission — Appointed position (1996–2010)


University of Phoenix Bachelor of Science , Concentration in Management (2005)

Community Activities

President, Imperial Valley Human Resources Assn. SHRM (2011–current)
Member, Imperial County Office of Education, College & Career Readiness Initiative (2015–current)
Member, Pst Board Member, Rotary International of El Centro (2005–current)
Member, Past Board Member, Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation (2005–current)
Member, Past President, Boys & Girls Club of Imperial Valley (2009–current)


As a lifelong Imperial Valley resident, I am dedicated to my family and to improving our area. With decades of commitment to improving the community’s way of life, I have the time and tools to help us overcome our challenges and create a better community for us all. 

I have more than 30 years’ experience in private business and a degree in business management. I excel at working on multiple projects. Collaborating with people qualifies me to serve in a position where private business, experience in consensus building and responsible long term planning are essential. Please visit our website for additional information.

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (1)

  • The San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

I have gained the support of business groups and working families alike. They understand my commitment to work on issues that threaten our quality of life, including the restoration of the Salton Sea, protecting our water, improving roads, economic development, business retention and attraction, education, employment training and job creation.

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