Just in – Congressman Scott Peters, home while Congress is in recess, will join the PB Dems this Thursday to provide a personal update about his efforts in Washington, D.C. Don’t miss this great opportunity to hear the Congressman in person!
Candidates Geneviéve Jones-Wright (District Attorney) and Dr. Michael McQuary (School Board) round out the list of featured speakers.
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Pacific Beach Recreation Center
1405 Diamond Street, San Diego, CA 92109
Congressman Scott Peters
Congressman Scott Peters serves California’s 52nd Congressional District, which includes the cities of Coronado, Poway and most of northern San Diego. First elected in 2012, Scott has worked across the aisle to fix a broken Congress and stand up for San Diego’s military and veterans community. Scott Peters currently serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, where he advocates for investment in basic scientific research, supports the military’s goals to enhance their energy security, and fights for commonsense healthcare reforms that work for families and small business owners. He also serves on the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, where he advocates for improving the quality of care at VA medical centers, increasing collaboration in the federal government to end veterans homelessness, and encouraging the hiring of veterans for military construction projects.
A native San Diegan, Jones-Wright has served the County of San Diego as a Deputy Public Defender since 2006. In this capacity, she has represented clients charged with a variety of crimes and has spent over a decade experiencing the strengths and pitfalls of the criminal justice system. Her advocacy skills, passion, and sense of fairness have garnered her a reputation of an exceptional attorney and community leader. Read more about Genevieve here: http://www.joneswrightforda.com/about
Dr. Michael McQuary
Dr. McQuary is current the School Board representative for District C, which includes schools in La Jolla, Pacific Beach, Point Loma, Linda Vista, and downtown. He has been Statewide President of the California Democratic Council, President of Mission Bay Rotary Club, member of the Rotary District Leadership Team, Logistics Coordinator for the San Diego Youth Symphony’s International MusiCamp Program, and a member of Rotary Peace Committee. Currently, Dr. McQuary is a member of the La Jolla Golden Triangle Rotary Club, Director of Pacific Beach Town Council (5 terms), member of the Pacific Beach Business Improvement District (Discover PB), and steering committee member of the San Diego – Panama Sister City Association. Dr. McQuary has assisted many educational projects supporting students and local schools. Read more about Dr. McQuary here: https://www.sandiegounified.org/michael-mcquary