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Holly Mitchell

Holly J. Mitchell is an American politician currently serving in the California State Senate. She is a Democrat representing the 30th Senate District, which encompasses Culver City and parts of Los Angeles. She previously represented the 26th Senate District after replacing then-Senator Curren Price in a 2013 special election.

Holly Mitchell
Holly Mitchell at USC's Associates Park on January 19, 2013.jpg
Member of the California State Senate
from the 30th district
26th district (2013–2014)
Assumed office
September 26, 2013
Preceded by Curren Price
Member of the California State Assembly
from the 54th district
47th district (2010–2012)
In office
December 6, 2010 – September 26, 2013
Preceded by Karen Bass
Succeeded by Sebastian Ridley-Thomas
Personal details
Born (1964-09-07) September 7, 1964 (age 54)
Los Angeles, California
Political party Democratic
Residence Los Angeles, California
Alma mater University of California, Riverside
Profession Nonprofit director

Mitchell is a member of the California Legislative Black Caucus. Prior to being elected to the State Senate, she served in the California State Assembly representing the 54th Assembly District.

Before her service in the Legislature, she served for seven years as executive director of the nonprofit Crystal Stairs, one of the largest childcare agencies in the state. She also served as a Consultant to the Senate Health Committee, and as a legislative advocate for the Western Center on Law and Poverty.

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