About Carmen Cuevas
Carmen Cuevas is currently District Director for State Assemblymember Jose Medina. Cuevas was born and raised in the Eastside neighborhood of Riverside to working class immigrants from Mexico. The first in her family to attend college, she graduated from the University of California, Riverside with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and began her career in public service working as a Field Representative for Assemblymember Jose Medina. She completed a Certificate Program in Community Leadership at the University of La Verne and is a Greater Riverside Chambers of Commerce’ Leadership Riverside alumni. She is currently pursuing a Master in Public Administration degree at the University of Southern California. Cuevas is proud of her roots and continues to support the local community by providing regular legislative updates, volunteering, providing assistance to constituents and serving on Riverside Latino Network’s board of directors.