Assemblywoman Smith, After Tight Race, Sworn in as Assemblymember
(Sacramento) - Assemblywoman Christy Smith (D-Santa Clarita) comes to the Assembly after serving as Trustee on the Newhall School Board. A graduate of Hart High School, Christy attended College of the Canyons and graduated with honors from UCLA with a B.A. in Political Science. After graduating, Christy started her career in public service as an analyst at the U.S. Department of Education. In addition to her activism for local education, she is an education advocate statewide, having served as the Legislative Vice President of the Santa Clarita Valley Trustees Association and as a delegate to the California School Board Association. In the Assembly, she looks to continue her work on public policy issues impacting California families including; economic security, sound public budgeting, health and welfare, and private-public partnerships.