Nanette Diaz Barragán

Born:September 15, 1976 (age 47)
Career:U.S. House of Representatives, 2017-present
Education:B.A., University of California, Los Angeles
J.D., University of Southern California

Nanette Diaz Barragán has served in the U.S. House of Representatives for California's 44th District since 2017.

Barragán was born September 15, 1976, in Harbor City, California. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science with a minor in public policy from the University of California, Los Angeles in 2000 and her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Southern California in 2005.

Prior to law school, Barragán worked in the Office of Public Liaison for the Clinton Administration and for the NAACP. After law school, she served as an extern to Justice Carlos Moreno at the California Supreme Court in 2003, at the Los Angeles Legal Aid Foundation in 2004, and at the United States Attorney's Office, Central District of California in 2005. From 2005-2015, she was a litigation attorney in private practice. She served on the Hermosa Beach City Council from 2013-2015 and as mayor pro tem in 2015.

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