Katie Valenzuela

Katie Valenzuela

City Council, District 4, Sacramento, CA

2024 Endorsement

Katie is a dedicated City Councilmember in Sacramento, California, with a strong commitment to public service. With over two decades of experience in community organizing and policy advocacy, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role.

In addition to her role on the City Council, Katie serves as the Senior Policy Advocate for the Central Valley Air Quality Coalition, where she works tirelessly to promote environmental justice. Her previous experience includes working for a civil rights law firm and organizing for housing, food, and economic justice.

Katie made history as the first Sacramento appointee to California's AB 32 Environmental Justice Advisory Committee, showcasing her passion for fighting for equitable and sustainable solutions. Her dedication to environmental causes led her to establish a consulting firm, where she supports state-level and local groups in their pursuit of environmental justice.

Since being elected to represent District 4 in 2020, Katie has achieved significant milestones. Collaborating with partners, she has successfully transitioned hundreds of individuals from homelessness to stable shelter or housing. She has also played a vital role in advocating for the construction of thousands of new affordable housing units, increasing downtown safety, and pushing for ambitious climate justice policies to drive a transition to a fossil-free future.

Katie's unwavering commitment to serving her community has driven her decision to seek reelection. If you share her vision for a more inclusive and sustainable future, consider joining her campaign today.