Pasadena District 3 Councilmember John Kennedy announced the selection of Christian Cruz and Jana West as his Field Representatives. Cruz and West will share the duties that have traditionally been the responsibility of 1 Field Representative.
"I am excited about the experience and commitment to community service that the dynamic duo of Christian Cruz and Jana West will bring to the position of Field Representative" said Kennedy. "The combination of Christian and Jana will provide increased responsiveness and accessibility to city services to the residents of District 3."
Christian Cruz previously served as Interim Public Policy Director for the San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership. He has also served as Assistant Recruiting Coordinator and Assistant Distance Coach for Mt. San Antonio College and Cerritos College. Mr. Cruz has a Master of Public Administration from the University of La Verne and a BA in History from San Francisco State University.
Jana West previously served as an Administrator for West Residential Homes, an operator of residential care facilities for developmentally disabled adults. Her political experience includes serving as Regional Director, Los Angeles County for the Southern California Women for Obama during the 2012 Presidential Campaign and serving as Volunteer Director for John J. Kennedy's city council campaign. Ms. West has a BA in Interdisciplinary Fields Study from the University of California at Berkeley.