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Simon Salinas

Simon Salinas, American state legislator. Member Salinas City Council, 1989-1993, mayor pro tempore, 1991-1993; member Monterey County Board Supervisors, since 1993. Member League of Latin American Citizens (recipient Courage award 1989), Alisal Better Government Committee, Junior Chamber of Commerce.

Background

  • Salinas, Simon was born on October 8, 1955 in Slayton, Texas, United States. Son of Julian and Octavia (Reyes) Salinas.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, Latin American Studies, Claremont McKenna College, 1978. Certified in education, San Jose State University, 1981. Juris Doctor, Santa Clara Law School, 1984.

    Career

    • Teacher Alisal School District, Salinas, California, 1984-1989. English as Second Language instructor Hartnell College, 1989—1993. County supervisor Monterey County, California, 1993—2000.

      Member California House of Representatives, since 2000.

    Membership

    Member Salinas City Council, 1989-1993, mayor pro tempore, 1991-1993. Member Monterey County Board Supervisors, since 1993. Member League of Latin American Citizens (recipient Courage award 1989), Alisal Better Government Committee, Junior Chamber of Commerce.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading.

    Connections

    • father: Julian Salinas
    • mother: Octavia (Reyes) Salinas
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    Born October 8, 1955
    (age 61)
    • 1978
      Latin American Studies
    • 1981
      San Jose State University
    • 1984
      Santa Clara Law School
    • 1984 - 1989
      Teacher, Alisal School District
      Salinas, California, United States
    • 1989 - 1993
      English as Second Language instructor, Hartnell College
    • 1993
      county supervisor Monterey County
      California, United States