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California State AssemblyCandidate for District 60

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Sabrina Cervantes

Assembly District Director
77,404 votes (54.5%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Expand access to higher education and job-training program our students and veterans rely on.
  • Ensure local law enforcement agencies have the tools they need to combat crime and maintain fast emergency reopens times.
  • Strengthen Riverside County's economy and help small businesses create jobs.



John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University Certificate, Executive Education (current)
University of California, Riverside Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), political science/public policy (2009)

Community Activities

Board Member, UCR Chicano Latino Alumni Association (2012–current)
Board Member, TruEvolution (2014–current)
Board Member, Women Wonder Writers (2013–current)



Sabrina Cervantes is a lifelong Riverside County resident with a proven record of advocating for the issues that matter to working families.

As the District Director for State Assemblymember Jose Medina, Sabrina is on the frontline working to improve the quality of life for Inland Empire families. Working with local stakeholders and community partners, she has fought to expand access to higher education, strengthen our regional economy, improve the delivery of government services to our most vulnerable citizens, and protect the natural beauty of Riverside County.

Prior to joining Assemblymember Medina's office, Sabrina served as a Director for the California Voter Registration Project, where she spearheaded strategic planning for field operations to register new voters and increase civic engagement throughout the state.

Sabrina's commitment to promoting equitable change is shown through her years of partnership with non-profit organizations that promote diversity, equality, and social justice. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the UCR Chicano Latino Alumni Association (CLA), and the non-profit organizations, TruEvolution and Women Wonder Writers. She is also a member of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), and the PICK Group of Young Professionals.

Sabrina holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science with a minor in Public Policy from the University of California, Riverside and completed an executive education program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. 

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (48)

Who gave money to this candidate?


Total money raised: $2,050,983

Top contributors that gave money to support the candidate, by organization:

California Democratic Party
Stanislaus County Democratic Party
San Diego County Democratic Party
Democratic Party of Sacramento County
LIUNA Local 777

More information about contributions

By State:

California 98.83%
District of Columbia 0.63%
Florida 0.24%
Ohio 0.14%
Other 0.16%

By Size:

Large contributions (99.68%)
Small contributions (0.32%)

By Type:

From organizations (96.78%)
From individuals (3.22%)
Source: MapLight analysis of data from the California Secretary of State.

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