Representative Scott Peters, 50th Congressional District

"As a Councilmember and smart growth advocate, Colin has demonstrated tremendous leadership in tackling his community's biggest challenges such as housing affordability, transportation, climate change, and education. I am confident he will continue to be a strong advocate and fight for his constituents in Sacramento.”

Catherine Blakespear, California State Senator District 38

Assemblymember David Alvarez, District 80

“I am proud to endorse Vice Mayor Colin Parent to be the next Assemblymember for the 79th District. I have known Colin for many years and he has demonstrated that he is a tireless advocate for housing affordability, our environment, and for working families and our youth. He has the experience and passion to tackle the District’s biggest challenges. I look forward to working with him in Sacramento.”

Assembly Speaker pro Tempore Chris Ward, District 78

“I am thrilled to endorse my friend Vice Mayor Colin Parent for the 79th Assembly District. Colin and I served as staff colleagues in the California State government more than decade ago, and were later elected to our respective city councils back home. Colin is an effective leader in advocating housing and transportation solutions, and will be a strong partner on these issues and more in the legislature.”

Assemblymember Tasha Boerner, District 77

“I’m supporting Vice Mayor Colin Parent for State Assembly because he’s a thoughtful and experienced leader with a record of getting good things done for San Diego County. In the Assembly, I know that Colin will fight to advance policies that reduce homelessness, improve local schools, build affordable housing, combat climate change, and lower barriers to college. I also trust that Colin will listen to the residents of his district and govern with a focus on equity.”

Marc Herman, Assemblymember

Assemblymember Marc Berman, District 23

Assemblymember Josh Lowenthal, District 69

Scott Weiner, State Senator, District 11

Dr. Mark Arapostathis, La Mesa Mayor

Alysson Snow, Lemon Grove City Councilmember

“I support Colin Parent for State Assembly. I have known him for years as an outspoken advocate for his community. He understands the issues facing District 79. As Assemblymember, I know he will continue his work to bring affordable housing, cleaner neighborhoods, and economic growth to our region. I fully endorse Colin Parent for State Assembly.”

Jessica Mendoza, Lemon Grove City Councilmember

“I have known and worked closely with Colin for many years. He is a smart, caring, and effective leader that is always willing to fight for his community. Colin is the kind of leader we need in District 79 and I am confident he will continue to be a tireless advocate for his constituents. I am proud to endorse Colin Parent for State Assembly.”

Matt Strabone, La Mesa City Treasurer

Bill Baber, Former La Mesa City Councilmember

Vivian Moreno, San Diego City Councilmember

“I am proud to give my support to Colin Parent. Colin has the passion and experience to find solutions to the region’s biggest challenges. As Assemblymember, I know Colin will always put his constituents first and will work hard to bring affordable housing, efficient public transportation, cleaner communities, and better opportunities to the people of district 79.”

Alejandra Sotelo-Solis, Former Mayor of National City

Alonso Gonzalez, City Councilmember of Chula Vista

Clarissa Falcon, California Transportation Commissioner

“I am happy to announce my endorsement for Colin Parent for State Assembly. As Councilmember of La Mesa and CEO of Circulate San Diego, Colin has been a tireless advocate for effective transit systems and safe neighborhoods in our region. I am confident he will serve his constituents well as an Assemblymember."

Robert Abelon, Former Deputy Secretary of State

Tina Ryberg, President of the La Mesa Foothills Democratic Club

Chris Pearson, Democratic Party Central Committee Member

Brianna Coston, La Mesa/Spring Valley School Board Member

Shana Hazan, San Diego Unified School District Board Trustee

Richard Barrera, San Diego Unified School District Board Trustee

Francine Busby, Former San Diego County Democratic Party Chairperson

Victoria Abrenica, Spring Valley Community Planning Group Member

Gonzalo Quintero, Former National City Councilmember

Gonzalo Quintero, Former National City Councilmember

Shawn VanDiver, Veteran’s Advocate and Founder of #AfghanEvac

Whitney Benzina, Former Coronado City Councilmember

Keith Jones, Businessowner

Rebecca Saltzman, BART Board Director, District 3

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