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November 6, 2018 — California General Election

City of AlhambraCandidate for City Council, District 1

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Andrea Lofthouse Quesada

Science Teacher/Artist
6,605 votes (34.83%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Development that prioritizes people: livable wages, innovative and authentic economic development, healthy green spaces, honor our architectural history
  • Open and transparent government that champions public participation and lifts up marginalized voices
  • Foster true community connections in our neighborhoods, across generations and public spaces



Profession:Environmental Science Teacher and Artist
Science Teacher, Alhambra Unified School District (2013–current)
Founder, Curator and Lead Artist, Crossed Pollinations (2015–current)
Artist, Self-Employed (2011–current)
Board of Directors, Chinese American Education Association — Elected position (2017–current)
Founder and Collective Member, Mapping Feminist Los Angeles — Elected position (2016–current)


CSU Monterey Bay Master Level Certificate, Science Illustration (2011)
Whittier College Master of Education, Culturally Relevant Science Teaching and Models for Partnerships in Urban Science Education (2010)
UC Berkeley Bachelor of Arts, Integrative Biology (2005)

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (4)

  • Los Angeles County Democratic Party
  • National Women's Political Caucus
  • Alhambra Democratic Club
  • Stonewall Democratic Club

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