California Assemblymember Luz Rivas (D-39) describes her constituents as "resilient, resourceful, and hardworking."
In her Know Your Electeds interview, Rivas talks about her passion for STEM education and her background as an engineer. If she could pass any bill tomorrow, she'd ensure that everyone in California had a home.
Rivas has represented the 39th assembly district since 2018. If she wasn't in public serice, she says she'd be an astronaut.