Nicole Parra is running to represent California’s new 16th Senate district.
She represents the democratic party.
She previously served as a member of the California State Assembly from the 30th district.
Parra, 52, was born in Bakersfield, Calif. She graduated from UC Berkley before earning a Juris Doctor from the Catholic University School of Law.
Learn more about Parra here.
Read 17 News’ coverage of Parra below.