Luz Gomez  
Board of Supervisors District l
Title: Deputy Chief of Staff
Phone: (510) 231-8689

Luz Gomez grew up in Bogotá, Colombia, and moved to the U.S. with her family in 1980. She has lived in Contra Costa ever since. Along the way she earned a B.S. in Community Nutrition from U.C. Davis, and her passion for improving community health led her to pursue a Masters in Public Health from U.C. Berkeley. Prior to joining this office, she was Manager of Obesity and Diabetes Prevention, a project of Community Wellness and Prevention with Contra Costa Health Services. For the past 15 years Luz has worked on public health issues at the local and state levels. Luz, who lives in South County with her husband, John, and their three children (Alex, Angela and Kirsten) is Supervisor Gioia's District Coordinator. She covers the communities of North Richmond, Tara Hills, and Montalvin Manor, as well as other issues. 

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