Consuelo Martinez - Councilmember District 1

201 North Broadway. Escondido. CA 92025 Email: Tel: 760-839-4638

Consuelo Martinez was born in Southern California and has lived in Escondido since the age of four. She is the proud daughter of hard-working immigrant parents. Consuelo attended public schools in District 1 and graduated from Escondido High School then went on to graduate from Palomar College and received her bachelor's degree in Political Science and Women's Studies from California State University of San Marcos. Consuelo has been involved in the community for almost two decades. She has served as former commissioner for the City of Escondido's Community Services Commission and the former police chief's community advisory group. She currently works as a leadership development specialist for the nonprofit, Mid-City Community Advocacy Network (CAN) where she trains and prepares residents to serve as community leaders and future commissioners. Consuelo is passionate about leadership and civic engagement.

Consuelo is a foodie that loves coffee, community and the arts. She's excited to serve in the new role as councilmember for District 1 in the neighborhood that she grew up in.